Giuseppe "Joseph" Cannuscio
Sunday, September 19, 2021
Obituary of Giuseppe "Joseph" Cannuscio
Giuseppe (Joseph) Cannuscio- passed away on September 19th, 2021. Born March 29th 1930 in Campofiorito, Sicily, he immigrated to the United States on February 16th1968, and resided in East New York till 1970 where he worked for Eclipse Mattress Factory.
In 1971 he moved to Atlantic City and worked at JoJo’s pizza on the Atlantic City boardwalk. That same year they opened a location in Ventnor City that operated for 44 years. They also had locations in Northfield, Ventnor Plaza Shopping Center and Hammonton.
Upon retiring he became an avid fisherman, was member of the Ventnor City fishing pier, Margate Fishing Club, the Sons of Italy and Knights of Pythias. Joe lived his life with work ethics, morals, and values which he passed on to his four sons Enzo, Antonio, and Emilio. (Eugenio deceased Oct. 2006).
Joseph leaves behind his wife Josephine of 68 years, 9 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.
A viewing will be held on Thursday September 23rd, from 10-11:30am, followed by a service at 11:30am, at the George H. Wimberg Funeral Home, 1707 New Rd., Linwood. Burial at Holy Cross Cemetery, Mays Landing.To plant a tree in memory of Giuseppe Cannuscio, please visit Tribute Store