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Joseph Anthony  Musacchia, Sr.

Joseph Anthony Musacchia, Sr.
  • November 27, 1949 - April 30, 2017
  • Tickfaw, Louisiana

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“We will miss you! ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: Brent Pizzolato - Independence, LA

“So sorry for your loss. Praying for your family during this difficult time! ”
2 of 10 | Posted by: Theresa Sparacello Bell - MS

“Karen and I want to express our deep condolences to the entire family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Many wonderful memories many years...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: James Kruger - Sleepy Hollow, IL

“I was so sorry to hear of Joe's passing. He was such a sweet, kind man that loved his family. My heartfelt sympathy to you, Sue, your boys and their...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Brenda Dorsa - Euless, TX

“Sue and family, So sorry to hear of Joe's passing, ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Maudie Le Blanc - Nashville, Tn.

“We're so sorry for your loss, Sue! I have so many good memories of Joe...he was a treasure. Prayers are with you and the family. ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Steve & LeAnne Nixon - Tickfaw, LA

“prayers and deepest condolences for family and in heavenly peace.. ”
7 of 10 | Posted by: Patricia Primm - New Orleans, LA

“Sue, Little Joe and Brad, So sorry for your loss. Joe was a great guy who everytime we would meet we would have wonderful conversations. I know he...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Bryant Bethel - Loranger, LA

“So sorry for your are in my thoughts and prayers.. ”
9 of 10 | Posted by: Melanie Mcgregor - Breaux bridge, LA

“So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you. ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Gordon Anderson - Hammond

Joseph Anthony Musacchia, Sr. passed away on Sunday, April 30, 2017 surrounded by his family, in Tickfaw, Louisiana, at the age of 67. He was born on Sunday, November 27, 1949 in Hammond, Louisiana to the late Lena Musacchia and the late Joseph John Musacchia. He was a resident of Tickfaw, Louisiana. Joseph was also a long time member of the Tickfaw Knights of Columbus, Blessed Mother Society, and The Last Supper.

Joseph is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Sue Catalanatto Musacchia; sons, Lt. Colonel Joseph A. Musacchia and his wife Teresa, Brad T. Musacchia and his wife Karlie; daughter in law, Rochelle Keeling; lifelong friends, Charles and Debbie Trabona; grandchildren, Joseph Musacchia, Anthony Musacchia, Magdaline "Maggie" Musacchia, Hunter Musacchia, Nicholas Musacchia, and Andrew Musacchia.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joseph John Musacchia and Lena Musacchia; son, Patrick W. Musacchia; sister, Virginia Musacchia; and father and mother-in-law, Luke and Wanda Catalanatto.

A Visitation for Joseph will be held on Friday, May 5, 2017 from 6:00 pm until 9:00 pm and continue on Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 8:30 am until 10:30 am at Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Home in Hammond. We will then proceed to Our Lady of Pompeii Catholic Church in Tickfaw for a 11:00 am Mass of Christian Burial Celebrating Joseph's Life.

Interment will follow in Our Lady of Pompeii Catholic Church Cemetery.

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