Joseph R. Venezia, 77, of Punta Gorda, Fla., passed away Sunday, April 6, 2014.
He was the son of Anthony and Constance Venezia, born June 16, 1936, in Boston, Mass.
Joseph was a U.S. Army Veteran. He will be remembered as a great dad and papa, and who had a heart of gold.
Joseph will be greatly missed by his sons, Joseph Venezia, Mikell Venezia, Anthony Venezia and Anthony DeFeo; daughters, Gina Venezia, Angela Venezia and Cheryl Venezia; grandchildren, Deanna, Anthony, Joey, Christian, Gianna, Adam, Kerrie, Elizabeth, Justin, Giulianna and Kylie; great-grandchildren, Miyah, Mason and Brooklyn; and siblings, Josephine, Delores, Diane and Tony.
A graveside service will be held Wednesday, April 16, 2014, at Sarasota National Cemetery, Sarasota, Fla. To express condolences to the family, please visit www.Ltaylorfuneral.com and sign the online guest book.
Arrangements are by Larry Taylor Funeral and Cremation Services.