Joseph Edward Belanich
Born May 16, 1927 in Seattle; died June 23, 2014 also in Seattle.
Survived by his children, Rose Mesec, Mary Diefendorf (Mark), Martin, Jim (Ellen) and Kathy Childers; grandchildren, Matthew, Michelle, Erica and Elyse; brother, Roger Belanich (Susan); and a large extended family.
Joe was a commercial fisherman that fished the waters of Puget Sound all the way up to the Bering Strait in Alaska. He was an oil truck driver and longshoreman. He loved bowling and was a terrific artist that prolifically painted. He was an honest, simple and a hardworking man who had a kind heart.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday, June 30th at 10:30 AM at Holy Rosary Catholic Church
4210 SW Genesee Seattle 98116
Hoffner Fisher & Harvey
Guestbook at harveyfuneral.com