Joseph D'Antuono

February 29, 1936January 5, 2019

Joseph D'Antuono, age 82, entered into eternal rest on Saturday, January 5, 2019 peacefully in his sleep.

Born and raised in New York, NY, Joe served in the US Army from 1959 -1961. Upon his honorable discharge, he went to work with his brothers as a serviceman for Coinmach, a laundry service provider, for 35 years. In 1965 he met and married the love of his life, Lois, with whom he had two children; Marie and Diana . After settling in Queens, NY they eventually moved to Saugerties, NY, where they would welcome grandchildren and then later to North Haledon, NJ and finally Charlotte, NC.

Mr. D'Antuono was an avid family man. As a drummer he enjoyed music, dancing, comedy and was the life of every party.

He is survived by his wife, Lois (nee Floria), their daughters Marie Saulpaugh (David), Diana Johnson (Harold) grandchildren, Michael (fiance ToniAnn ) and Stephen, and siblings Theresa Bishop and Dominick. He is predeceased by his parents Michael and Damiana, and four brothers and one sister.

A Mass will be held at 1:00 PM on Wednesday January 9, 2019 at St. Matthew Catholic Church. A visitation will be held from 6 to 8 PM on Tuesday January 8, 2019 at McEwen Pineville Chapel.


  • Visitation Tuesday, January 8, 2019
  • Funeral Mass Wednesday, January 9, 2019

Joseph D'Antuono

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Marla Hart

January 5, 2019

I only briefly had the opportuity to meet Joe. You could tell how loved and funny he was. I am sorry for your loss of your father, husband and friend. You are in our prayers. I know the lord welcomed him with loving arms.

Della Peters

January 5, 2019

Diana I am so sorry for your loss. I pray for peace for you and your family

Cathy Benevento

January 5, 2019

My Joey. Too many memories to share. It has been a privilege to be a part of your family. You will be missed so very much. Heaven’s gain is our sorrowful loss. Love you Joe

Patti DesMarais

January 5, 2019

I send my sympathy and prayers to my dear cousins, Lois, Marie and Diana. What a wonderful man Joe was. He will be missed. He was a kind, funny, giving, and caring person. I loved being around him, and he was a great example of a loving husband and father.