Joseph "Jo Jo" DeSarbo

Joseph 'Jo Jo' DeSarbo SchenectadyJoseph Jo Jo DeSarbo, 69, of Turner Ave., passed away at Ellis Hospital surrounded by family and friends. Born in Schenectady, he was the son of the late Joseph and Mary (DeMeo) DeSarbo. A graduate of Mont Pleasant High School, he worked for Jumpin Jacks Speed Shop as a race car mechanic-crew chief with Jack, they had over 500 victories on the dirt track circuit. He was also an avid fisherman and hunter. Joseph is survived by his daughter, Wendy; and son, Thomas; brother, Arthur (Leslie) DeSarbo; six grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. Calling hours will be held Sunday, March 23, from 1 to 3 p.m., at the DeLegge Funeral Home. Interment private.

Funeral Home

Henry Delegge Funeral Home
1346 Chrisler Ave Schenectady, NY 12303
(518) 346-3562

Published in The Daily Gazette Co. on Mar. 21, 2014