OBITUARY

Joseph Edward Broscious Sr.

October 17, 1948January 17, 2022
Obituary of Joseph Edward Broscious Sr.
Joseph E. Broscious, Sr., 73, of Mechanicsville, a native of Shamokin, Pa., died Monday, January 17,2022. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ralston and Clara Broscious; two sisters, Christina Broscious and Elsie DiRienzo. He is survived by his wife, Sharon K. Broscious; two sons, Joseph E. Broscious, Jr. and his wife, Elena, and Timothy L. Broscious and his partner, Anna Ramon; a doting grandfather to Ella, Jaiden and Kensley; two brothers, Carl and Fred; numerous nieces and nephews; and Mel the watch cat. Joe earned a Masters of Education Degree from Vanderbilt University George Peabody College for Teachers. He dedicated his career to serving the blind and visually impaired in the Chesapeake and Hanover school systems. He was a U. S. Air Force veteran, serving in Thailand during the Vietnam War. Joe was a member of Restoration Church in Mechanicsville, and served as an ordained deacon at the Pembroke Manor U. C. C. in Virginia Beach. He was a devoted father who spent many weekends coaching soccer teams, and was an involved band parent. A livestreaming service will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday, January 24, 2022, at the Atlee Chapel, Woody Funeral Home, 9271 Shady Grove Rd., Mechanicsville. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Restoration Church or seeingeye.org. https://boxcast.tv/view/joseph-e-broscious-sr-152982

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Monday, January 24, 2022

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