Dr. Joseph E. Stolfi
MANSFIELD: Dr. Joseph E. Stolfi passed away peacefully after a brief illness on November 29 surrounded by family. He was the beloved husband of Dorothy Mebane Stolfi for over 45 years.
Affectionally known as Poppy Joe to family, he is survived by his wife and four children, Daphne and Timothy McNicholas, Christopher and Jennifer Stolfi, Megan and Rick Balazs, David and Jennifer Stolfi; as well as five beautiful grandchildren, Julia, David and Brian McNicholas, Lucy and Elise Balazs.
A graduate of Tulane
University in New Orleans and Louisiana State University
School of Medicine, Dr. Stolfi began practicing as a neurologist in the United States Air Force. He went on to serve the Mansfield community for over 36 years as one of the founding members of Mansfield Neurology Group. He will be deeply missed by family and friends.
A memorial organ performance will be held at 5:30 on Monday, December 2 at the First Congregational Church.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Dewald Community Center at the Salvation Army - 47 South Main Street, Mansfield, OH 44902, or the Cancer Research Institute at One Exchange Place, 55 Broadway, STE 1802, NY, NY 10006.
Wappner Funeral Directors is privileged to serve the family of Dr. Joseph E. Stolfi.