Joseph Mark Avitabile
3/28/1958 - 1/1/2020

Joseph Mark Avitabile, 61, of Terlingua, Texas, passed away in his home on Wednesday, January 1, 2020. He was born March 28, 1958, to Joseph Louis and Nancy (Oberempt) Avitabile in Southington, Connecticut.

He married Patricia Hodes and had two beautiful children. He was a loving father who enjoyed playing with his kids when they were younger and often took them with him when traveling as an over the road truck driver, which he loved being. He loved his Kansas City Chiefs and enjoyed giving people a hard time out of love for them. He really enjoyed cooking and hard rock music from the 80’s and 90’s. He worked as a truck driver and loved being an over the road truck driver.

Those left to cherish his memory are his daughter, Jamie Avitabile of Independence, Missouri; his son, Anthony Avitabile of Independence, Missouri; his brothers, Larry Avitabile and Louie Avitabile; and his sisters Mary Waring and Donna Erving.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Joseph Avitabile and Nancy Erving; his sister, Louise Marie Avitabile, and his brother, David P. Avitabile.



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