Rende, Joseph of Fearrington Village, on Tuesday, November 29, 2011. Beloved husband of Connie, devoted father of Joseph, Lorraine, Marilyn, Thomas, Timothy, William and Richard. Loving brother of Dorothy Gomez. Affectionately called “POPPY” by his 11 grandchildren.
A great chef, a conscientious Marine, a longtime member of the Knights of Columbus; a lively and loving person to be around.
Funeral Mass at St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Monday December 5th at 11am. A memorial service will be held in New York in January, 2012. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to UNC Hospice, PO Box 1077, Pittsboro, NC 27312.
Online condolences: www.hallwynne.com, select “Obits”.
Arrangements for Mr. Rende are under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service & Cremation, Pittsboro, NC