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Joseph "Papa Joe" Salvatore Vento

November 15, 1929 ~ October 8, 2021 (age 91) 91 Years Old
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Joseph Salvatore Vento  "Papa Joe"


Age 91 years.  Found peace October 8, 2021 at Zablocki VA Medical Center in Milwaukee.  Preceded in death by his beloved wife Mary Ann in 2007.  Dear father of Georgiana Moos (David Stahl) and Karen Ann (Dale) Rouse.  Loving grandfather of Tony Hanrahan, Matt Hanrahan, Joe (Jaimie) Rouse,  Jeff (Cindy) Rouse, and Dan (Kaitlin) Rouse.  Great grandfather of A.J., Hunter, Evan, Ariana, Drake, Alexis, Makiyah, Sebastian, Temperance, and William.  Great great grandfather of Pharoah. Further survived by special friends the Kulinski and Malmarowski families, and card club friend Mary Ann Tabaska, 

Visitation Saturday, October 16, 2021 at Three Holy Women Parish -  St. Rita Church, 1617 North Cass Street, Milwaukee from 9:30 AM until the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 AM.  Interment following Mass at Holy Cross Cemetery.  

Joe was a proud US Army combat veteran who was a platoon Sgt. during the Korean War. His lifetime career was as a commercial artist..  A special thank you to the staffs at St. Rita's Blue Grotto and Zablocki VA Medical Center for the compassionate care Joe received.

Please remember Joe's family in your thoughts and prayers.



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October 16, 2021

9:30 AM to 11:00 AM
St. Rita Catholic Church (North Cass Street, Milwaukee)

Mass of Christian Burial
October 16, 2021

11:00 AM
St. Rita Catholic Church (North Cass Street, Milwaukee)


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