Joseph J. Suppa, 97, of Irvine, PA., died Friday evening, February

12, 2016 at Rouse Warren County Home after a brief illness. He

was born May 12, 1918 in Irvine, PA., Son of the late Frank and

Victoria Randinelli Suppa. Joe was a longtime resident of Irvine

and formerly of Warren, PA. He was a 1938 graduate of Warren

High School and attended the former Hoff Business College. Joe

was a veteran of the Second World War serving with the U.S.

Navy as a Machinist Mate 3rd Class. He was owner and operator

of the former Suppa Motor Sales of Irvine for 37 years, retiring in

1973. He drove school bus for Warren County School District for

43 years. He was a member of St. Luke’s R.C. Church and a

church usher. Joe enjoyed golfing, bowling, gardening, watching

golf and baseball on television. He loved spending time with his

family and was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and uncle.

He is survived by 2 daughters – Victoria Kuzminski of Irvine,

PA., Sandra Malchow of Hamburg, N.Y., 1 Brother – Ralph and

wife Bonita of Irvine, PA., sister-in-law, Frances Suppa of Warren,

PA., 5 Grandchildren – Rebecca and Bernard McConaghy, Renee

and Thomas Koller, Matthew Kuzminski, 1 Great Grandson –

Maxwell Koller, several nieces and nephews. In addition to his

parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 62 years,

Eleanora Pulli Suppa whom he married July 12, 1947 in

Clarendon, PA., who died December 12, 2009, 4 Brothers – John,

Jim, Frank, Dominic Suppa, 3 Sisters – Rose Work, Isabel Lucia,

Elizabeth LeTrent.

Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304

East Street, Warren, PA., on Thursday, February 18, 2016

from 6 to 8 P.M., where a vigil service will be conducted at 5:45

P.M. by Deacon Joseph Lucia. A Mass of Christian Burial will be

conducted at St. Luke’s R.C. Church, 420 N. Main St.,

Youngsville, PA., on Friday, February 19, 2016 at 11:00 A.M., Fr.

John R. Neff, Pastor, officiating. Interment will be in St. Joseph

R.C. Cemetery. Those wishing to place memorials may do so

through Rouse Warren County Home, designated for the

Alzheimer’s Unit, 701 Rouse Avenue, Youngsville, PA. 16371.

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