Joseph Fazzolari, age 60, a resident of Yonkers passed away suddenly on February 16, 2014. Joseph was born to the late Vincent and Maria in Marina di Gioiosa, Reggio Calabria, Italy. He emmigrated to the U.S. in 1955 at 2 years old, residing with his family in Yonkers. Joseph worked at the Meadowlands Racetrack for over 30 years. Dear brother of Salvatore (Josephine), Frank and Rosemarie (Ralph) Mondesando. He is survived by 2 nieces, 2 nephews and 2 great nephews. Joseph was the longtime companion of the late Vickie Cecire. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the
. Funeral Mass Thursday, 10:45 a.m. at St. John the Baptist Church. Interment to follow at St. Joseph's Cemetery (Yonkers). The family will be present Wednesday from 4-9 p.m. at F. Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. - 732 Yonkers Avenue - Yonkers, NY 10704 (914) 375-1400 - www.ruggieroandsonsfh.com.
Published in the The Journal News on Feb. 18, 2014