Joseph, 84, of Tobyhanna, PA, formerly of Dumont, NJ passed away on October 26, 2013 at Emerson Health Care Center in Emerson, NJ.
Joseph will be sadly missed by his devoted wife of 59 years, Stella (nee Perdos), his beloved niece, Linda Jones, and his sister, Anna Siegfield. He was predeceased by his loving son, Joseph M. Holly (1985) and his endeared nephew, Vincent J. Maresca (2011). A great joy in Joseph's life were his two great-nephews, William and Eric Jones.
Joseph proudly served his country as a paratrooper in the U.S Army during World War II
and the Korean War
. He worked as a Tool and Die Maker for Universal Manufacturing Co. in Paterson, NJ for 35 years. Joseph was a member of the National Rifle Association and enjoyed hunting, fishing, and was an avid sportsman.
The Funeral Mass will be offered Saturday, November 2, 2013, 11 AM at St. Mary's R.C. Church, Dumont. Interment with Military Honors will follow at George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus. Visitation will take place Saturday, November 2, 2013, 9-10:30 AM at Frech Funeral Home, 161 Washington Avenue, Dumont.