Joseph Benedict Adduce

March 20, 1923January 3, 2013

Joseph Benedict Adduce, 89 of Athens, GA, formerly of Pompano Beach, FL passed away on Thursday, January 3, 2013.

A native of Hillburn, NY, Mr. Adduce was the son of the late Michael and Teresa Miriglio Adduce and was preceded in death by his wife, June Joy Wanamaker Adduce, He served in the United States Army during WWII and was a retired foreman with the Village of Spring Valley in New York. He was a passionate golfer during his life.

Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Jo-Ann and Charles Thorne of Athens; brothers, Charlie Adduce of Inverness, FL, Alfred Adduce of Phoenix, AZ, and Richard Adduce of Calabash, NC; grandsons, Charles J. Thorne, Jason A. Thorne and and his wife, Stephanie; granddaughter, Christy A. Thorne, and great-great grandchildren, Anthony J. Thornton and Jacob A. Thorne.

Memorial Services will be held on January 13 at 2:00 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Athens.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the American Heart Association, 1535 Jennings Mill Rd., Bogart, GA. 30622 or to the American Diabetes Association, 225 Peachtree St. NE, Ste 550, Atlanta,GA 30303.

Online condolences may be offered at

Bernstein Funeral Home and Cremation Service is in charge of arrangements.


  • Memorial Service Sunday, January 13, 2013

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American Heart Association

January 12, 2013

May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always.

Martha Noell

January 11, 2013

Dear Family..I had the privilege of getting to know your wonderful Dad and Mom when your Mom was in the Nursing Home..My Mom was your Mother's roommate
when she went into the Nursing Home..Your Dad was so caring and loving to her...I will have all of you in my prayers..May God be with each of you and strengthen and carry you thru the days and weeks ahead..Martha Noell

Bernstein Funeral Home

January 11, 2013

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

Beau and Margie Worsham

January 8, 2013

Margie and I want to express our condolences to the Adduce family.

Peggy Adduce

January 7, 2013

Condolences to Chuck, Joanne and family. Now Uncle Joe can play golf for eternity... XXX

American Heart Association

January 7, 2013

May your memories of the wonderful times you shared with your loved one comfort you and your family, today and always.

Karis Holman

January 6, 2013

So sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences to your family.

Joe and Sandy Miraglio

January 6, 2013

Joe and I send are deepest sympathy at your loss, may God take care of your father in Heaven.

jennifer adduce

January 6, 2013

I send my condolences. God bless.

Suzanne Adduce Barnett

January 6, 2013

Another angel has been added to the heavens and a golfers paradise it is for you, Uncle Joe. I know you have found peace and comfort meeting with your loved ones. A special prayer is sent to the surviving family members
remaining on earth. From, James, Suzanne and J.T