Joseph F. Izzo, 58, of 65 Eister Loop Danville PA died Sunday afternoon
August 12 2007 at his residence. He was born November 13 1948 in Wilkes-
Barre PA the son of the late Ralph and Catherine Bolish Izzo.
He graduated from Crestwood High School Mountaintop
PA in 1966. He enlisted in The United States Navy serving first in Vietnam
and then multiple duty stations on the East Coast rising to the rank of
Chief Petty Officer after 22 years of active duty. He was employed by
Kellogg’s in Muncy PA as a maintenance mechanic.
Mr. Izzo was a
member of the Laurel Lodge #467 F&AM White Haven PA where he served as Past
Master. He was also a life member of The American Legion, VFW and The
National Rifle Association. Mr. Izzo was an avid woodworker.
He is survived by
his wife Mary L. Hamman Izzo whom he married January 2000. He is also
survived by two sons; Billy Izzo and his wife Brianne of Somerset NJ and
Bobby Izzo of Wilkes-Barre PA. His extended family includes his son Kevin
Alexander and his wife Jen of Sunbury PA and two daughters; Angela Carl and
her husband Brian of Sunbury RD3 and Christy Dunbar and her husband Corey of
Macungie PA. Also surviving are nine grandchildren. He is also survived by
two sisters; Denise Parish of Nanticoke PA and Charlotte Tankle and her
husband Mike of Philadelphia PA. He was preceded in death by one sister
A Memorial Service
will be held Thursday August 23 2007 at 11:00 AM at the Visneski Funeral
Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street Danville PA with the Reverend Dr. Harry H.
Wonderland officiating assisted by the Reverend David J. Mouw First Baptist
Church Danville PA. Burial will follow in Columbia Hill Cemetery Danville
PA. Friends will be received from 9:30 AM until time of service. A Masonic
memorial service will be conducted at 9:30 AM. Military rites will be
accorded by the Montour County Veterans Association. Memorial contributions
may be made to The Laurel Lodge #467 F&AM c/o Benjamin Stark 430 Pond Creek
Road White Haven PA 18661.