HUBBARD, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Joseph R. Vitullo, age 77, formerly of Hubbard, passed away on Monday, April 6, 2020 at Sharon Regional Health System.
Joseph was born July 12, 1942 in Youngstown, Ohio, a son of Joseph F. and Elizabeth Campanizzi Vitullo.
As a young adult he enjoyed working at the Hubbard Golf Course, where his Dad was the golf pro.
For many years he sold real estate for the former Tracy Realty and then for Mayle Realty. Later he was a transportation inspector for the State of Ohio Public Utilities Commission for 30 years retiring in 2002.
He also enjoyed making wine with his friends.
He was a former active member of St. Luke’s Parish of Youngstown, where he was a lay minister and member of Cursillo group, and a member of the JayCees.
He will be sadly missed and remembered by his family: his daughters, Anne Vitullo of Niles, Gina (Nick) Pastella of Boardman and Marilyn (Todd) McCallister of Hubbard and six grandchildren, Joely Kaylor-McCallister, Cameron Carson, Dominic Pastella, Julia Carson, Laney McCallister and Michael Pastella.
His parents preceded him in death.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Joseph will be laid to rest at Calvary Cemetery.
Special thanks to the staff of Sharon Regional Health System for the compassionate care given to Joseph.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care of Stewart-Kyle Funeral Home.
Due to the current health situation, family and friends are encouraged to visit the funeral home’s website at www.stewart-kyle.com to share their memories and condolences.
A television tribute will air Wednesday, April 8, at the following approximate times: 5:17 a.m. on WKBN, 8:39 a.m. on FOX, 5:21 p.m. on WYTV and 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV.