Joseph Militello Obituary

Joseph James Militello
Joseph James Militello

June 6, 1946 - February 3, 2014
Born in Rochester, NY
Resided in (U) Red Wing, MN


Militello, Joseph James, 67, of Red Wing, MN, died Monday, February 3, at his home. He was born in Rochester, NY, son of Louis and Thelma (James) Militello. He grew up and attended his schooling in Cheektowaga, NY, and at Buffalo State University. He later went on to receive his Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering. He then moved to Michigan and worked for Dow. On August 28, 1981, he married Rita Cercone in Buffalo, NY. The couple made their home in Michigan, where they had their first son, Mike. They then moved to Maple Grove and then Brooklyn Center, where Jeff was born. Lastly, the couple moved to Red Wing, where Joseph worked at the Xcel Energy plant until retirement. In his spare time, he enjoyed cooking and spending time with close friends. Joseph is survived by family and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife and parents. No prior visitation. Family and friends are invited to assemble at Our Lady Help of Christians Chapel, Union Road near Genesee Street, Cheektowaga Saturday at 10 AM for a Mass of Christian Burial. Arrangements by Urban-AMIGONE FUNERAL HOME. Share condolences online at



Mount Calvary Cemetery
800 Pine Ridge Heritage
Buffalo, NY US 14225
Saturday, February 8, 2014
Our Lady Help of Christians Chapel
4125 Union Road
Cheektowaga, NY US 14225
Saturday, February 8, 2014
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