Joseph proudly served our country in the US Army. He is survived by his loving wife Rose Chen, his beloved children Joseph (Lynda) III. Jason A. (Diane), Page, & Darien (Vanessa) Poppa, his adored grandchildren ToniAnn Francisco, Joseph A., Cayley A., Nicholas E., Michael J. Poppa, Tayler, & Ashley Bianchino & Michael Pernal. He is also survived by his great grandchildren Isabella & Sofia Francisco & Yasser Jimenez, as well as his brother Paul Poppa. He is predeceased by his siblings Andrea Cyrulik & Andre.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Joseph's memory can be made to the American Cancer Society. (Please see the link on the left side of this page).
Funeral Service Tuesday, April 3, 2018 at the Funeral Home at 10 AM with Interment to follow at Rose Hills Memorial Park, 101 Mill Street, Putnam Valley, New York. The family will be present on Monday, April 2, 2018 from 4-8 PM at F. Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 732 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, New York 10704.
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle and Andrew Ruggiero. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family