Joseph Venturella

Obituary of Joseph F. Venturella

JOSEPH F. VENTURELLA Of Forest Hills, formerly of Swissvale, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Tuesday, August 17, 2021. Joseph was born on February 3, 1941, to his parents, Joseph Venturella and Laura Frederick Venturella Ripper; beloved husband of 42 years to Stephanie Vucic Venturella; loving father of Keith Venturella (Katrina); brother of Sharon Venturella Batko and Jeffrey Venturella (Lorraine); brother-in-law of Valerie Smith, Evelyn Mills (Vinnie) and the late James S. Vucic; uncle to many nieces and nephews. At the age of 7, Joseph worked alongside his father until he became owner of Venturella 's Auto and State Inspection Station in 1982. He was the owner until his retirement in 2006. He passed the business down to his son, Keith, who is the third generation. Joe faithfully served his country in the United States Army. His wife, Stephanie, would like to thank L.G.A.R. Health and Rehabilitation in Turtle Creek and A.H.N. Hospice for the wonderful care Joseph received. Friends received 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. FRIDAY ONLY at the THOMAS L. NIED FUNERAL HOME, INC., 7441 Washington St., Swissvale. Mass of Christian Burial in the St. Maurice Roman Catholic Church, Saturday morning at 11:30 a.m. Burial will follow in the Braddock Catholic Cemetery with full military honors. www.niedfuneralhome.com
To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Joseph Venturella, please visit Tribute Store
Friday
20
August

Visitation at Funeral Home

2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday, August 20, 2021
Thomas L. Nied Funeral Home, Inc.
7441 Washington St.
Swissvale, Pennsylvania, United States
Friday
20
August

Visitation

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, August 20, 2021
Thomas L. Nied Funeral Home, Inc.
7441 Washington St.
Swissvale, Pennsylvania, United States
Saturday
21
August

Mass

11:30 am
Saturday, August 21, 2021
St. Maurice Church
2001 Ardmore Boulevard
Pittsburgh , Pennsylvania, United States

Final Resting Place

Braddock Catholic
Brinton Rd
Braddock Hills, Pennsylvania, United States
Share Your Memory of
Joseph