joseph s.marino
GREECE: Tuesday, May 6, 2008 at age 82. Predeceased by his seven sisters. Survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Carmela Marino (Magnera); children, Lee (Richard) Marinelli (Retired Firefighter), Anthony (Barbara) Marino; Joseph Marino (partner, James Perkowski), Ron (Tammy) Marino; loving sister, Helen Colombo; many loving brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law; 9 grandchildren, 1 great-grandson; loved by many nieces, nephews and friends. Joe was a World War II Navy Veteran and a retiree of Xerox. Friends may call Thursday 4-8 PM at the Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home 1075 Long Pond Road. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday 10:00 AM at Our Lady of Mercy Church. Entombment, Riverside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Greece Volunteer Ambulance or the Al Sigl Center in his memory.

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  1. As the angels are welcoming your wonderful husband and father to heaven and celebrating his life, my prayers are with your whole family. May Jesus hold you very close to his heart right now and always.

    We will be with you Friday morning.
    Barb Nagle (Erie, PA)

  2. Dear Carmela, Lee and family
    We were very saddened to hear of your loss. Unfortunately, we heard about it too late to attend either the wake or memorial service. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Joe was a kind and thoughtful man, I will miss his stories about riding horses and will think of him each time I have some ice cream! Carmela, hopefully there is some comfort in knowing he is no longer suffering. Cindy

  3. Dear Joe and family – Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Marino family during this difficult time. You Dad led a long and blessed life and he is now resting in God’s care.

  4. Dear Joe,

    Our deepest condolences to you for the sad loss of your father. Please extend our heartfelt sympathy to your mother and family. Sincerely your friends Chuck and Bob, Fort Lauderdale FL.

  5. Dear Lee and family I was sorry to hear about the loss of your father and Carmela’s dear husband. My thoughts and prayers go out to each and everyone of you. May the light and laughter of the happy memories you have of Joe carry you each through this difficult time.
    Kelly Ottman Stuarts Draft VA

  6. Dear Lee, I pray you and your family feel God’s loving and comforting embrace. May all of you find joy as you celebrate your father’s eternal life. Most sincerely, Rachel

  7. Dear Tony and Family…our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God give you peace and comfort in your pain of losing your loved one. Thank you for letting us being with you and your Father at the Hospital. Love, Horst and Helmi

  8. I’m sorry I’m not able to come to the calling hours. Joe was my classmate at Mt. Carmel School. I am saddened at his passing and will pray for him. My sympathy goes out to his family.

  9. Joe & Family,

    So sorry about your Father. Your family will be in my prayers and thoughts. Email me if you have an opportunity.


  10. Joe,

    I am so sorry to hear about your Dad’s passing…from the tribute, it seemed he lived a full life, and will be missed very much by his family.
    My condolences to you, Jim, and your Mom.
    Please be well, and call me when you have an opportunity.

    Love, Chris

  11. Joe,
    Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family. May you find peace and comfort in each other during this difficult time.

  12. May God continue to bless the entire Marino family by helping us keep forever in our hearts and minds the many precious memories that we have to live by forever.

  13. My deepest sympathy and prayers are with you and your family over the loss of your father, Joseph. May he rest in peace at our Lord’s side.

  14. On behalf of Norma & myself, I want to
    express our deepest condolences to the
    Marino family. While we really only know
    his son Joe and of course his partner Jim.
    I had the privlege of meeting him (Joe Sr.) one evening after having an in depth conversation with a bottle of Tequila. Joe (son) said I made him (Sr.) laugh. Of course sailors have always laughed at Marines. Know our thoughts and prayers are with the Marino family at this time.

  15. Our deepest sympathy to Ron and Tammy and the entire Marino family. We pray, for you and your father, that your sadness is lifted by your wonderful memories of his life.

  16. To Lee, Richard and your entire family, please accept our deepest sympathy’s for your loss. You are all in our prayers and thoughts.

  17. To the family of Lee Marinelli…
    My deepest sympathy to you and your family on the loss of your Father. It’s been a while since I’ve seen you, Lee but I think of you often and the fun we had working on the CSM Board. My best regards to your husband and daughter.
    Love, Kathy Magin

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