- On June 27, 2022
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Joe Panzino, age 71 of Pittsburgh, passed away on Saturday, June 25, 2022. Born on September 17, 1950 in Pittsburgh, he was the son of the late Anthony Panzino and Alta Cooper. Husband of Emily F. Panzino; father of Carrie (J.R.) Giancola, Brian Panzino, and Mike (April) Panzino; grandfather of Alicia, Bailey, Gino, Mariana, Giana, Angelo, Vito, and Jeonni; brother of Mary Ann Panzino; also survived by many cousins, nephews, and nieces.
Joe dedicated his life to sobriety and anyone that needed a helping hand on the road to recovery. He was synonymous around the city of Pittsburgh for his leadership in building the Onala Recovery Center to what it is today. His determination and efforts improved the lives of many people in the surrounding communities. He will be greatly missed.
Family and friends are welcome on Thursday, June 30, 2022 from 1:00-3:00pm and 6:00-8:00pm and on Friday, July 1, 2022 from 1:00-3:00pm and 6:00-7:30 followed by a funeral service for immediate family and close friends at 7:30pm at Pittsburgh Cremation and Funeral Care 5405 Steubenville Pike Robinson Township, PA 15136. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in honor of Joe may be made to the Onala Recovery Center 1625 W. Carson St. Pittsburgh, PA 15219.
Watch Joe’s tribute video by clicking the link below.