Joseph Di Dio of Goshen, N.Y., dies at age 67

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Joseph Di Dio of Goshen, N.Y., formerly of Middletown, N.Y., and the Bronx, N.Y., died on Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017. He was 67.

He was the son of the late Joseph and Annette Di Dio of the Bronx.

A graduate of Pace University, he was an Account, District and Distribution Manager with Keebler and Kellogg’s. He was an accomplished woodworker and a talented drummer, and loved playing golf. He was an avid Yankee fan and a devoted grandfather.

Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Camille Di Dio of Goshen; sons, Joseph Di Dio III and his wife, Johanna, of Queens, N.Y,. Paul Michael Di Dio and his wife, Christine, of Lynbrook, N.Y., and Daniel John Di Dio and his wife, Amy, of Rhinebeck, N.Y.; granddaughters, Abigail, Lydia and Alessia; sisters and brothers, Theresa Gamerota and her husband, Anthony, of Mt. Vernon, N.Y., Vincent Di Dio and his wife, Rita, of Yonkers, N.Y., Felice Cicchesi and her husband, James, of Harriman, N.Y., and Maria Murphy and her husband, Michael, of Mahopac, N.Y.; mother- and father-in-law, Lydia and Ralph Rojas; and his sister-in-law, Lynn De Bellis of Goshen, N.Y.; and numerous nieces and nephews and great-nieces and -nephews.

Visitation was on Dec. 5 at Lazear-Smith and Vander Plaat Memorial Home, Warwick. A Funeral Mass was held Dec. 6 at the Church of Saint John the Evangelist, Goshen, followed by private cremation.

Memorial donations be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or St. Joseph’s School for the Blind.
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