EAST LIVERPOOL– Guiseppe “Joe” Galeota, 98, of East Liverpool passed away Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Valley Oaks Care Center.
He was born in Camini Province of Reggio Calabria, Italy on Feb. 17, 1921 a son of the late Guiseppe and Mary (Papandrea) Galeota.
He was a veteran of the Italian Army serving during WWII. Joe worked for Riverview Greenhouse for 13 years then retired from Hall China after 18 years of service.
He was a member of Holy Trinity Parish at St. Aloysius.
He was preceded in death by eight brothers and one sister.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife, Maggie Galeota; two daughters Nickie Lisk of East Liverpool and Mary Jo Davis of Columbus, OH; four grandchildren and five great-granddaughters.
Visitation will be at Dawson Funeral Home Thursday afternoon from 4-7 p.m. Rev. Scott Kopp will celebrate a Mass at Holy Trinity Parish at St. Aloysius on Friday at 11 a.m. Burial in Columbiana County Memorial Park.