Charles "Joe" Vassallo, 87, of Cherry Street, Emporium, died Sunday at Christ the King Manor, DuBois.
He was born in Emporium, son of the late Charles and Rose (Gennacaro) Vassallo. He married Mary A. Johnson on Sept. 25, 1952, in Emporium, and she passed away April 28, 2003. He then married Jeanne Krauss on July 31, 2004, in Brockway, who survives.
Surviving in addition to his wife, Jeanne, are two sons: William C. (Julie) of Punxsutawney and Charles "Rick" (JoAn) of Emporium; three daughters: Mary Jo (Patrick) Fiore of Altoona, Karen (James) Slusarick of Emporium and Kathy (Edward) Miller of Beaufort, N.C.; seven grandchildren; a great-grandson; two sisters: Caroline Drotos of San Francisco, Calif., and Clara Sarick of Emporium; and several nieces and nephews.
Charles Joseph Vassallo
He was preceded in death by a sister, Virginia MacDonald.
Memorials, if desired, may be made to the Cameron County Cardiac Committee, the Cameron County Memorial Detail or a charity of the donor's choice.
Arrangements are by Coppersmith-Condon Funeral Home, Emporium.