04/15/1939 - 07/06/2019
On July 6th 2019, Joseph Melchionna was called to Eternal rest with his loving family and friends by his side. Joseph was 80 years young and born on April 15 1939 in Rome Italy. He was married to the late Annetta Creta Melchionna. Family members include daughter Dora Edgerly, Son Mike Melchionna, sister Maria Steblia and grandson Adam Melchionna.
Joseph was self-employed most of his life. He was the proprietor of "Rome Electric" and "Lee Myles transmission"
He was proud of his Italian Heritage and was a member of the Sons of Italy Club in which he eventually became president for over 5 years. He also served his country in the US Army stationed in Korea .He was a fan of soccer and he loved nothing more than being surrounded by family and friends and laughing about the old times.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Bradenton Hospice House 2504 34th Ave. West, Bradenton, 34205