Obituary of Joseph Bellace, Sr.
Joe “Bear” Bellace age 67 of Hammonton, passed away Sunday, February 18, 2018. Joe was born in Philadelphia and moved to NJ over 50 years ago and attended Edgewood Regional High School. He was previously employed by MIT/DANA Transport as a driver and dispatcher. He currently was the Operations Manager for DiMeglio Septic.
Joe is predeceased by his parents Joseph and Mary Bellace and his 2 sisters Eileen Falconi and Jo Ann Campbell. He is survived by his wife Helen (nee Patton) Bellace, his children Joseph A. Bellace Jr. (Tracy) of Exton, PA. and Jennifer Bellace-Valichka (Dave) of Swedesboro, NJ. Loving grandfather of Matthew Valichka and brother of Carol Cavallaro of Blue Anchor, NJ.
Family and friends are invited to his viewing Friday, February 23, 2018, from 9:00am-11: 00 am with services at 11:00 am at the Marinella Funeral Home 102 N. Third St. Hammonton. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family. Donations may be made in Bear’s memory to: Animal Aid USA 200 Springdale Lane Williamstown, NJ 08094 (www.animalaidusa.org). Please share condolences at (www.marinellafuneralhome.com)