Angelo H. Iossa, Jr.
September 13, 1925 - January 14, 2022
Angelo H. Iossa, Jr., age 96, of Middletown, DE, and formerly of Madison, NJ, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 14, 2022.
Born in Madison, NJ, on September 13, 1925, he was a son of the late Angelo and Adeline (Pratola) Iossa, Sr. Angelo proudly served his country in the U.S. Army, during World War II and made his career as a carpenter. In his leisure time, he enjoyed making wooden toys for his grandchildren, helping friends with home improvements and playing golf.
In addition to his parents, Angelo was preceded in death by his siblings, Peter Iossa, Ralph Iossa, Fred Iossa and Jenny Marcantonio. He is survived by his loving wife of 71 years, Mary C. (Giovinazzo) Iossa; daughters, Rosemary Hadland (Martin) of Middletown and Lynn Grillo (Joseph) of Ewing, NJ; son, Angelo Iossa III (Kelli) of Harding Township, NJ; sister, Frances (Iossa) Piano; 6 grandchildren; and 3 great grandchildren.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Monday, January 24, 2022, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 275 East Main Street, Middletown, DE. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Monday, January 24, 2022, at 11:30 am at St. Joseph R.C. Church, 371 East Main Street, Middletown, DE 19709. Face coverings will be required for all those in attendance regardless of their vaccination status. Interment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Angelo’s name to the Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131 or to St. Joseph Parish, at the address listed above.