- March 23, 1912 - January 10, 2013
- Mokena, Illinois
of Joseph's Passing
Marley Oaks Assisted Living
12631 187th Street
Mokena, IL 60448
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“Dearest Dad - you will always be in my heart. Beautiful memories of times together and with family. With all my LOVE Rosalie1 Thessalonians V-16,...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Rosalie Brekke - Watertown, SD
“Remember me in the family treeMy name, my days, my strife;Then I'll ride upon the wings of timeAnd live an endless life.~Linda Goetsch~Miss you Dad...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: susan scimeca - New Lenox, IL
“Joann & I miss you very much.
3 of 12 | Posted by: Mathew & Joann Scimeca - FL - Son
“On this the occasion of the 2nd Anniversary of your passing, our thoughts turn to you, Dad.
" There are no guarantees," Roger Ebert said.
"But...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Susan Scimeca - New Lenox, IL
“Sorry to hear of Joe's passing. I was glad he was able to come out and visit my dad before he died in 2005. Our condolences.
5 of 12 | Posted by: Bob and Michele DeSii - Henderson, NV
“Dear Pa Pa Joe:You will be missed always in our hearts and souls. I always considered myself lucky to have a grandparent who lived as long as you. ...Read More »
6 of 12 | Posted by: Kimberly S. Bertic/Nicole Bertic - IL
“"When I was seventeenIt was a very good yearIt was a very good year for small town girlsAnd soft summer nightsWe'd hide from the lightsOn the village...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Susan Scimeca - New Lenox, IL
“Joe will be deeply missed, I will always remember his greeting every morning I woke him up "boy, you're pretty", always made me feel good! R.I.P. Joe...Read More »
8 of 12 | Posted by: Ann S. - Manhattan, IL - friend
“Thank you Joe, for your love of music, particularly the Big Band sound. We loved meeting you and Pete and Sue at Governors State for those concerts...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Pat Bingham & Bill Galle - IL
“Hopefully giving your family some solice...
these words I spoke over my father's grave:
Do not stand at my grave and weep
I am not there; I do not...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Donna and John Borg - Costa Mesa, CA
“Dear Pete and Sue,We are so sorry to hear the news about Pete's father Joseph Scimeca. You are in our thoughts and prayers. We will be thinking of...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Mr. & Mrs Bernard Stephan - IL
“The eagle has flown so many many years and his wings became too tired to go on. His far seeing eyes no longer see the his heart's mate and the past...Read More »
12 of 12 | Posted by: Mr and Mrs Michael Solodow - IN
Age 100, of Mokena, passed away on Thursday, January 10, 2013 in New Lenox, IL. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy nee Vazzano; loving father of: Rosalie Brekke, Matthew (Joann) Scimeca, and Peter (Susan) Scimeca; cherished grandfather of 6 and great-grandfather of 4; dear brother of: John Scimeca. Joseph was preceded in death by his siblings: Tony Scimeca, Virginia, and Lucille Maggio; and grandson: James Thompson. The family will receive friends at Kurtz Memorial Chapel, 102 E. Francis Road, New Lenox, IL 60451, Tuesday, January 15, 2013 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM. Funeral service Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 11:00 AM in the funeral home chapel. Interment Assumption Cemetery, Glenwood, IL. In lieu of flowers, donations to Marley Oaks Assisted Living, 12631 187th St., Mokena, IL 60448, appreciated.