, Gloucester, MA

November 8, 2012

Joseph Parisi, 87

Naples, Fla. — Joseph V. Parisi of Naples, Fla., died November 3 at Avow Hospice of Naples. The sun was shining and he was at "pace"(peace). Joe was born in Terrasini, Sicily, son of the late Antonio and Caterina Parisi . A proud Gloucester fisherman he was a veteran of the U.S. Navy serving during World War II.

He is survived by his wife, Paige (Dulong); his son, Joseph Jr. and wife, Jan of Delaware; his sisters, Rosalie Laiachino and Mary Pizzimenti; and sister-in-law, Mary Parisi, all of Gloucester. He was predeceased by his parents, sister, Lucy Favazza and brother, Thomas Parisi.

Joe's address may have been Naples but Gloucester was home.

ARRANGEMENTS: Expressions of sympathy may be made to The Visiting Nurse Association of North Shore, 8 Angle Street, Gloucester, MA 01930.