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Joseph Pistritto

AGE: 77 • Newark

Joseph Pistritto, age 77, of Newark, DE, went home to be with the Lord Monday, November 28, 2016. Joseph was born in Priolo (Siracusa), Sicily, Italy and moved to Delaware in 1973. He retired from General Motors (Boxwood Plant) after many years of dedicated service. Joseph was a hard worker who loved working on cars, gardening, and working on various projects. He liked listening to a variety of music. Joseph loved people and enjoyed being surrounded by family and friends.

Joseph is survived by his beloved wife of 53 years, Santina Pistritto; 3 sons: Vincent (Milagros), Sebastian (Cynthia), and Fabio; daughter, Emanuela; 7 grandchildren: Elizabeth, Antonio, Matthew, Andrew, Katherine, Daniel, and Stefan; and 4 sisters in Priolo, Sicily: Paola, Maria, Rosanna, and Silvana. He was preceded in death by his parents, Vincent and Emanuela Pistritto; and sister, Rita.

A visitation will be held Wednesday, November 30, 2016, from 6-8 PM and again Thursday, December 1, 2016 from 10:30-11:30 AM in the Strano & Feeley Family Funeral Home, 635 Churchmans Rd., Newark, DE 19702 followed by a service in celebration of Joseph's life at 11:30 AM. Burial will follow in Cathedral Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Vitas Hospice, 100 Commerce Dr. Ste. 302, Newark, DE 19713. For directions or to send an online condolence visit

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Published in The News Journal on Nov. 30, 2016
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