Joseph P. Caccavello

March 11, 1916 ‒ August 13, 2006

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Joseph P. Caccavello, age 90, of Fairground Road, Mount Vernon, passed away on Sunday afternoon, August 13, 2006 at the Arthur James Cancer Hospital in Columbus. He was born on March 11, 1916 at Banger, Pennsylvania, a son of the late Joseph and Maria (Donato) Caccavello.

Joseph was the owner of Columbus Fireworks in Marengo for over 50 years. He was also a member of the Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Mount Vernon.

Surviving Joseph is his caring wife, Judith (Stump) Wilson Caccavello; his son, David (Kathy) Caccavello of Columbus; his step daughter, Melissa Wilson of Springtown, Texas; a son-in-law, Gerald Moriarty of Houston, Texas; grandsons, Kevin and Timothy Moriarty; granddaughters, Leslie Caccavello, Jamie, Chelene, Alicia and Calvin Jones; several great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

In addition to Joseph’s parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Margaret Caccavello; a daughter, Judith Moriarty; brothers, Leonard, Anthony, and Michael Caccavello; and a sister, Rose Piloseno.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, August 15, 2006 from 5 – 8 p.m. at the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon with a Rosary service to follow the calling hours.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at Saint Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Mount Vernon on Wednesday, August 15, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Father Mark J. Hammond as the celebrant. A chapel committal service will be held at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday in the Saint Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Lockbourne, Ohio.

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