World War II veteran,  Retired Reading Fire Captain

Published in the October 22, 2015 edition

Joseph-Pizzano-Obit-webNORTH READING — Joseph Pizzano of Groveland,  formerly of Revere and Haverhill, passed away on Oct. 18, 2015, at age 94, at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House in Haverhill. He was a retired Revere Fire Captain and a World War II Veteran.

He is survived by three his daughters, Patricia, Barbara and Jean and her husband Bob Mascola of North Reading; grandchildren, Brenda Padolsky, Brian Waugh, Kathy DiFraia, Kris Bellino and David DiFraia of North Reading; nephews Paul and Joseph Rinaldi, and his beloved companion Betty Mahoney.

Services will be held at a later date and will be private.

The family respectfully requests that in lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in his memory to the Leary Firefighters Foundation ( Arrangements are by the Croswell Funeral Home, 19 Bow St., North Reading.