Joseph Lee Picciuto, of Fremont, OH passed away surrounded by his family on Saturday, March 17, 2018 at the Cleveland Clinic. He was born on September 17, 1958 in Fremont, OH to Samuel and Patricia (Smith) Picciuto. Joe was a 1976 graduate of St. Joseph Catholic High School. He went on to receive his bachelor’s degree from the University of Cincinnati.
Joe married Michelle Weiler at St. Joseph Catholic Church in 1982. He worked for Bower Tiling Service as Vice President/Surveyor/Estimator for thirty-five years. Joe was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, enjoyed playing recreational softball for thirty years, golfing (as he would state “Par doesn’t start ‘til you get to the green.”) and watching his son (Sam) play drums in his band. He was an avid sports fan, spending time rooting for the Cleveland Indians and drinking Godfathers while cursing his beloved Browns.
Joe is survived by his wife of thirty-five years, Michelle, Fremont, OH; children, Sarah (Kyle) Picciuto-Bickle, Columbus, OH, Carly (Alex) Picciuto-Cowlin, Charleston, SC, Samuel Lee Picciuto, Fremont, OH; mother, Patricia Picciuto, Fremont, OH and brother, Dominic (Cheryl) Picciuto, Lakeside Park, KY.
He was preceded in death by his father, Samuel Picciuto.
Visitation: Please join the family in celebration of Joe’s life this Wednesday, March 21st from 3:00pm-8:00pm at Wonderly Horvath Hanes Funeral and Crematory, 425 E. State St. Fremont, OH. A vigil service will be held at 7:30pm.
Mass of Christian Burial: Thursday, March 22nd at 10:00am at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 709 Croghan St. Fremont, OH.
Burial: St. Joseph Cemetery
In lieu of flowers, please make memorials to Bishop Hoffman SJCC campus or you may give memorials to the family for a remembrance park bench.