Beloved husband of Barbara Kleschick.
Joe was born and raised in Philadelphia and was a graduate of Roman Catholic High School class of ’47. He graduated from Villanova University class of ’51. Joe was a longtime Media area resident.
He was a member of St. Mary Magdalen Church for nearly 50 years. He was very active with Media Rotary and was on the Board of Directors for Girl Scouts of Southeastern PA.
Joe was a marketing executive and the last employee of Sun Ship Building and Dry Dock, Chester, PA. He loved gardening, model trains, golf and billiards. He was a loving husband and father who was tenacious with a quick wit.
Survived by his wife, Barbara; children, Joe Jr., Mary Ann, and Barbara; Grandchildren, Joe III, John, Lily Q., Renata; Sisters, Helen, Nancy, Loretta; Brother, Gerry.
Public visitation will be held from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Tuesday January 20, at St. Mary Magdalen Church, 2400 N. Providence Road, Media, PA, and will be followed immediately by a memorial Mass at 10:30 a.m.
Arr. Rigby Harting & Hagan Funeral Home, 15 E. Fourth St., Media, PA 19063.
Published in Daily Times on Jan. 19, 2015