March 28, 1927 - October 22, 2019
Joseph William Pacella beloved husband of the late Liela Jean (nee Gassert) Pacella; loving father of Pamela Pacella, Stephen (Barbara) Pacella and Timothy (Judith) Pacella; cherished Grandpa of Brian and Amy Richardson and Joey Pacella; Great Grandpa of Shyann Elizabeth Roddenberry and Hallie Grace Tipton; uncle of numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Nicholas and Mary (nee Sist) Pacella ; and his siblings, Rose, Carmen, Jimmy, John and Babe. Passed away Tuesday October 22, 2019. Age 92. Residence Milford. Joe served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a talented stone mason and brick layer. Joe was a 30 year member of the Mt Repose (Miami East) Fire Department. He laid all the block for their building. He was a member of the Milford Masonic Lodge #54 and the Order of the Scottish Rite. Visitation will be held at the Evans Funeral Home, 741 Center St., Milford on Monday October 28th from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM with a Masonic Service and Scottish Rite Ring Service at 7:30 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will take place 10:00 AM on Tuesday October 29th at St Andrew Church, 552 Main St, Milford. Burial with military honors will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Montgomery. Memorial contributions may be given to Shriners Hospital for Children, 3229 Burnet Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45229.