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Joseph Perri

Visitation Date: Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Visitation Time: 3:00-9:00 p.m.
Funeral Date: Thursday, October 31st, 2019
Funeral Time: 9:30 am
Place of Funeral: St. John the Baptist Church
Funeral Notes: Family and friends are invited to gather Thursday 8:00 a.m. at the funeral home.
Interment: Queen of Heaven Cemetery

Joe Perri was a devoted father of Silvana (Jonathan) Perri, Dawn Vilardo, and Marty (Tammy) Vilardo; Papa Joe to Tommy, Kylee, Marty Jr., and Blake; Loving brother of Anna (Sal) Locascio, Irma (Rick) McCall, Sylvia (Al) Bowen, and Rita (Axel) Nelsen; Dear uncle to many.

Joe was born in Italy in 1946 and moved to America in 1955 with his parents and sisters. He later served as a sharp shooter in the Army during the Vietnam War. He went to trade school to become a carpenter and learned to do beautiful woodwork. While he loved to work with oak, he later changed trades and opened a fence company, Built Best Fence. During his life, Joe became a loving step-father to Dawn and Marty and later father to Silvana. He has 4 grandchildren and was looking forward to more. He is beloved by his nieces, nephews and friends.

Joe will be remembered by everyone for his generosity and fun-loving personality. His smile is one that will never be forgotten.

Funeral Home

Salerno's Rosedale Chapels

Phone: (630) 889-1700
Address: 450 W. Lake Street Roselle IL, 60172

Church Details

St. John the Baptist Church

Phone: 630-668-0918
Address: S233 Church Rd. Winfield Illinois, 60190
Service Date: October 31st 2019
Funeral Time: 9:30 am

Interment Details

Queen of Heaven Cemetery

Phone: (708) 449-8300
Address: 1400 S Wolf Rd. Hillside IL , 60162


Posted by:
Rosemary Purdy

Posted on:
Monday, November 11, 2019

God Bless this beautiful family.I have known since 1968 Joe had a beautiful smile just like his heart I will never forget all the great times we had God bless all of youAll my love

Posted by:
Wayne & Debbie Kuznicki

Posted on:
Wednesday, October 30, 2019

We're so sorry to hear Joe passed away. Our deepest condolences go out to the whole family . He will sure be missed !!! He was such a Great guy and funny. Rest in peace Joe. Love Alway's, The Kuznicki's

Posted by:
Patti Adams

Posted on:
Wednesday, October 30, 2019

Joe will be truly missed... Kind man a loving man. A man that would do anything for anyone that he felt was his friend. Anybody that truly knew Joe new a great friend. He always had a smile on his face. And a kind word to say about many. You're Gone Too Soon Joe.. thank you Joe for taking me to see Garth Brooks. I will always treasure that. Have a good time in heaven. I will see you when I get there.

Posted by:
James Mattaliano

Posted on:
Monday, October 28, 2019

Joe was a very good, kind, and humble man. I only knew him for a short while, but it felt like longer to me. He will be missed by many... R.I.P. Joe...