Joseph Gullo, 88, died Sunday, March 16, 2014.
He was born June 3, 1925, in Cleveland, Ohio, the son of the late Salvator and Josephine Fresta Gullo.
He spent most of his life in Jamestown. He graduated from Jamestown High School, and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, serving from 1943-46. He was wounded during the Battle at the Bulge and received the Purple Heart. In later years he received the Bronze Star for bravery and various other metals.
He was married in 1951 to Ann Lisciandro and raised five children. He was the owner of Parkside Res-turant in Brooklyn Square for many years. He was a communicant of St. James Catholic Church and also a member of American Veterans.
He is survived by two sons: Samuel (Debbie) Gullo and Joseph Gullo Jr.; two daughters Maryjane (David) Gardener and Gloria Gullo; four grandchildren: Adam, Nichole, Brandon and Chelsea; and two great-grandchildren: Nico Mason and Sonny Mason.
He was preceded in death by his mother and father; his wife, Ann Gullo; his daughter, Patty Schifano; two brothers: Charles and Fred; and a sister, Carm Conti.
He was a loving, gentle man who was a wonderful husband and father and grandfather. He will be sad-ly missed by everyone who knew him.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday, March 19, 2014, in St. James Parish. The Rev. Darrell Duffy, pastor, will be celebrant. Entombment will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Mausoleum.
Friends will be received from 6-8 p.m. today, March 18, 2014, in the Migliore Funeral Home, where a Christian Wake Service will be held at 7:45 p.m. in the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hos-pital.