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Joseph A. Covelli - 91

12/20/1926 - 5/4/2018

Chicago

Joseph A. Covelli, age 91. Former resident of Chicago’s Roseland neighborhood. Native of Alessandria del Carretto, Prv. Cosenza, Italy. U.S. Navy Veteran. Retired from the Sherwin Williams Paint Co. with over 35 years of service as mixer/shader in the Lacquer Department. Chief Steward and former President of O.C.A.W. International Union - Sherwin Williams Local. Husband for 65 years of Marilyn nee Lange. Father of Alexander Covelli, Kathleen (Jeff) Nickel, and Michael (Julie) Covelli. Grandfather of Ashley, Andrea and Alexandra Nickel and Jamie Covelli. Son of the late Florence Adduci and Alexander Covelli. Brother of the late Catherine (late Frank) Mitidiero, Rosemarie (late Joseph “Pepe”) Mitidiero and Frances (late Robert) Bass. One of the true “good guys”, Joe’s generosity, many acts of kindness and friendly nature will be fondly remembered by those fortunate to have known him. Memorial visitation at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W. 14th St. (US Rt. 30, 3 Blks E. of Western Ave.), Chicago Heights on Saturday morning May 19th from 10:00 AM until time of memorial service at 1:00 PM. Burial of ashes private. 708-481-9230 or panozzobros.com.

4 Comments

  • Earl Letbetter

    on 05/07/18

    I wish to extend my condolences to the Covelli family and friends of the family. May you find comfort in the God of all comfort who comforts us in our time of need and he certainly will comfort you and help you and give you peace at this difficult time. (Isaiah 41:13)
  • Cheryl Lynn

    on 05/09/18

    My sincere condolences to the family and friends. Draw close to God in prayer during this difficult time and he will draw close to you-James 4:8.
  • R. Ross

    on 05/14/18

    My sincerest condolences to the Covelli Family for your loss. May our loving Father, Jehovah continue to provide your family the strength to endure and comfort from the wonderful hope he has given us through his Word, the Bible at John 5:25, 28, & 29.
  • G. Rich

    on 05/15/18

    I'm sorry your family's loss. May your hearts find comfort in God's promise for the future - John 6:40.

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