Joseph M. Pischera Sr., 94, of Ravenna, Ohio, passed away peacefully on March 27, 2014 in Fort Myers, Fl.
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, April 13, 2014 at the chapel in St. Mary's Cemetery, Mill St., Ravenna, Ohio at 1:00 p.m. with Father Kraynak presiding.
Joseph was born in Jamestown, N.Y. to Sebastian and Sara Pischera on September 5, 1919. He married Anna Giulitto on April 23, 1949 in Ravenna, Ohio. He was the founder and owner of The Garden Spot in Ravenna, Ohio from 1961 -1976. He moved to Modesto Ca. for 17 years, then to Fort Myers Fl. Joseph was a veteran of WWII serving in the Army as a Staff Sargent in the European theater.
Joseph is preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Connie, Angie and Lee; Brothers Frank and Sam.
He is survived by his wife Ann, sons Joseph M. II and wife Margie; James G. Sr. and wife Kim; grandchildren, Anna ( Pischera ) and husband Tim Reinsel, Gina, Joseph M. III, James G. Jr.; Katie, and Kayla Pischera ( fiancé ) Jeff Kennedy. One great-Grand Daughter Penelope Reinsel, and many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers or gifts, we would appreciate only your kind thoughts and prayers.
(RC 4-11 & 4-12-14)