Welcome to the memorial page for

Joseph C. Giella

May 10, 1939 ~ August 24, 2017 (age 78)

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Joseph C. Giella of Court Rd., Winthrop passed away at the Whidden Memorial Hospital in Everett on August 24, 2017. He was 78 years old. Born in Boston he was the beloved son of the late Ida (Sfarzo) and Edward Giella. A resident of Winthrop for over 51 years, he was employed as a civil engineer working for the Metropolitan District Commission and the Department of Conservation and Recreation prior to his retirement.

He was the devoted husband of Odette (Fournier) and the loving father of Christine R. Maxim of Dracut and Paul Giella of Winthrop. He was the cherished grandfather of Michael, Steven, Kyle and Emerson.

Family and friends are cordially invited to attend the visitation from the funeral home on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 from 4:00 to 8:00 PM. The funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 9:00 AM followed by a funeral mass in St. John the Evangelist Church 320 Winthrop St., Winthrop at 10:00 AM. Interment to follow the mass in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Everett.

Charitable donations may be made to:

The Jimmy Fund, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
10 Brookline Place, W 6th floor, Brookline MA 02445
Tel: 1-800-525-4669

 Service Information

August 29, 2017

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Ernest P. Caggiano & Son Funeral Home
147 Winthrop Street
Winthrop, MA 02152

Mass of Christian Burial
August 30, 2017

10:00 AM
St. John the Evangelist Church
320 Winthrop St.
Winthrop, massachusetts 02152

August 30, 2017

11:30 AM
Woodlawn Cemetery
302 Em St.
Everett, MA 02149

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