Passing of Friend and Colleague

Iannarelli, Joseph, Jr. (Joe) (Joey)
 
Joe Iannarelli Jr., beloved son, nephew, father and grandfather, passed away after a courageous battle with acute liver failure on his 68th birthday, December 13th, 2009, with his daughters by his side.
 
Joe was born in Schumacher, Ontario December 13th, 1941.  Joe and his family moved to Kitimat where Joe became the Director of Recreation for the District of Kitimat in 1979, a position he held at the time of his death.

Joe was predeceased by his mother, Jean Marie Amelia Iannarelli, and is survived by his father, Joseph Sr.; daughters Jocelyn (Manny) and Robyn (Shane); and granddaughters Brenna Marie and Marisa Jean.
 
A Memorial Reception will be held at McCall Brothers Family Centre, Johnson and Vancouver Street, Victoria, B.C. on Saturday, December 19th at 1:00 p.m.

A Funeral Service will take place in Joe's home community of Kitimat, B.C. at Christ the King Church on Wednesday, December 23rd at 1:30 p.m. followed by a reception at Riverlodge Community Center.
 
In lieu of flowers, tributes may be made to the District of Kitimat (270 City Centre, Kitimat, B.C., V8C 2H7) towards the Joe Iannarelli Memorial Trust Fund.  This fund will be used to assist children and youth in financial need to participate in organized sports and recreation in Kitimat.