Joseph “Joe” Valenti , Age 81 of Plattekill entered into rest Wednesday, September 6, 2017. The son of the late Alfred and Bessie (Mazza) Valenti, Joseph was born July 11, 1936 in New York, New York. He is survived by his adoring wife of 58 years Frances (Noa) Valenti.
Joe as he was known to family and friends spent his earlier years living in the Bronx where he was a maintenance man with the City of New York Housing Authority for 33 year retiring in 1986. In 1976 he moved his family to Plattekill and later went on to work for the Wallkill School District and Star Expansion. One of Joe’s favorites was his beloved Yankee’s but more important to him was his devotion to his wife and the care of his family. A man of many talents, Joe always had a smile for everyone he met.
Survivors in addition to his wife, Frances include his son, Alfred L. Valenti and his wife, Jennifer of the Town of Newburgh, daughters: Anna Nazario and husband, Victor of Plattekill; Yvette Rodriques and husband, Roberto of Milton ; grandchildren: Michael, Madison, Megan, Matthew, Victor and Arianna; great grandson, Jaxson. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a grandson, Brandon.
Visitation for family and friends will take place Sunday, September 10th from 3 to 6 p.m. at White, Venuto & Morrill Funeral and Cremation Service, 188 North Plank Rd., (Rte 32) Town of Newburgh.
Funeral service will commence Noon, Monday, September 11, 2017 at the funeral home. Entombment to follow the service at Cedar Hill Mausoleum.