Joseph "Poppy Joe", 87, of Wayne, passed away on October 26, 2013. Born in Paterson he lived in North Haledon before moving to Wayne 37 years ago. He served in the United States Army during World War II
and prior to his retirement in 1990, he was a salesman / estimator for Rotundo's Floor Covering in Woodland Park. Joe was a member of the VFW
Beloved husband of Margot Maiella (nee Binder) of Wayne. Devoted father of Jerry Maiella and his wife Virginia of North Haledon and Margot Williams of Wayne. Loving grandfather of Gary Maiella and his wife Lisa and Jason Maiella. Dear great-grandfather of Joseph and Emily.
Funeral Services Tuesday, 8:30 PM, at Vander Plaat-Vermeulen Memorial Home, 530 High Mountain Road, Franklin Lakes. Private cremation. The family will receive family and friends on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial donations be made in Joseph's memory to the
, Greater New Jersey Chapter, 400 Morris Avenue, Suite 251, Denville, NJ 07834-1365.
For further information www.vpmemorial.com