Joseph D'Amato, 87, of North Huntingdon, formerly of Johnstown, Pa., passed away Friday, April 27, 2018. He was born July 27, 1930 in Rosello, Italy, a son of the late Mariano and Guilamina (Caracino) D'Amato.
Prior to his retirement, Joseph was a steel worker for US Steel. He enjoyed playing golf and watching his grandchildren play soccer and lacrosse. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Micheline DeForte D'Amato; sister, Anna D'Amato; brother-in-law, Clifford Blaine Johnson. He is survived by his loving children, Phillip D'Amato and his wife, Anne Marie, Benadette Rush and her husband, Ronald; and grandchildren, Joseph and Michelina Rush. Per Joseph's wishes, there will be no services. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Reflections of Grace Foundation. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.
Originally published April 28, 2018.