Joseph Savattieri Sr age 74, formerly of Brooklyn and Staten Island NY passed away Thursday January 9th in Rockleigh NJ. Joseph was born in Brooklyn NY on November 4th 1945. After living in Brooklyn, Staten Island and Coral Springs Fl, he spent the last 21 years in Rockland county to be close to his family.
Joseph followed in his father's footsteps and became a hair stylist/salon owner after graduating high school. He married his high school sweet heart in 1968 and together they raised 3 children. Joseph was quick to make friends and would strike up a conversation with anyone.
Joseph will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 51 years Sarina Savattieri (formerly Notoroberto), his three children Joseph Savattieri Jr (Ann), Lisa Verteramo (Michael), and Tina Latina ( Sebastian). He will be missed by his 8 adoring grandchildren Joseph III, Michael, Gianna, Gabriela, Alexa, Dante, Dominic, and Anthony all of whom he always made laugh. He is also survived by his mother Anne Savattieri and his 3 siblings Phillip Savattieri, Anne Savattieri, and Loretta Nugent. He was predeceased by his father Phillip Savattieri and sister Barbara DeLisio.
Visitation will be at the Joseph W Sorce Funeral Home 728 West Nyack Rd, West Nyack NY on Friday January 10th from 2-4 PM and 7-9PM. A funeral mass will be held at St Catharine of Alexandria Church in Blauvelt NY at 12PM on Saturday January 11th. Burial will follow at Oak Hill Cemetery, Nyack NY. Please contact Sorce Funeral Home for any further information (845)358-4433.