Joseph "Joe" Schiro

  • "Joe Schiro was a loving Father-in-Law to me and a..."
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    - Ed Sequeira
  • "GOD be with you. Rest in peace Joe Schiro."
    - Rich & Julie Ferreira
  • "Jack, read about you pops in the paper this and wanted to..."
    - Frank Stone
Service Information
Viewing
Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019
9:00 AM
Saint Mary's Funeral Center Chapel
6509 Fruitridge Road
Sacramento, CA
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Service
Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019
11:00 AM
Saint Mary's Funeral Center Chapel
6509 Fruitridge Road
Sacramento, CA
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Obituary

Aug 3, 2019. Predeceased by wife Antoinette, survived by children Carrie (Lee), Jack, Gregory, grandchildren Joseph, Maxwell, Prescott, Vincent, Melany, nephews, nieces and in-laws. Served in WWII as US Navy Gunner, Mechanic in Pacific Theater. Career Southern Pacific RR as Mechanic, Machinist, Painter, Supervisor. Early years, Joe enjoyed classic car work, road trips, dancing with Toni, concerts, friends, family, devising ingenious solutions, plaid, BBQing, making eggplant parmigiana, breaded cardone, crisp green salads. An avid outdoorsman, he loved open skies, water, mountain forests, stars, camping, hunting, fishing, boating, harvesting wild organic fruits, nuts, vegetables. He was a devoted father and family man. We'll always remember and miss him. Funeral Services Saturday, August 24, 2019, Viewing: 9 am, Service: 11 am, Burial, Reception Follow. All Welcome. Saint Mary's Funeral Center Chapel, 6509 Fruitridge Road, Sacramento, CA 95820, x 65th St Expwy, (916) 840-2199.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on Aug. 21, 2019
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