Joseph A. Root


Died: December 25, 2013

Joseph A. Root, 38, of Greene, NY, passed away suddenly on December 25, 2013 at Wilson Memorial Hospital in Johnson City. He was born on April 5, 1975. His mother, Sheryl (Staats) Foulds, and father, Henry Root, survive him.

His wife, Rebecca, and the rest of his loving family welcome everyone to a celebration of Joe’s life on Sunday, December 29th at the VFW in Norwich, NY located at 61 East Main Street, from 1PM to 4PM. Arrangements are under the direction of Kennedy Funeral Home, Greene, NY.

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Richard and Jessica Parker said on Saturday, Dec 28 at 8:42 AM

We are so very sorry for the loss of a loving husband and father. If there is anything we can do to help carry you when you need strength the most, please do not hesitate to ask. We are just a stones throw away. (((hugs))

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Athena (Staats) Carter said on Sunday, Dec 29 at 12:16 AM

So sorry for your loss, I pray God to bring you comfort in your time of sorrow.

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The O'Shea Family said on Sunday, Dec 29 at 1:30 PM

We are sorry for your loss. If there is anything that we can do for your family please let us know.

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Barbara Dunham said on Sunday, Dec 29 at 2:13 PM

So sorry for your loss.

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Shiela Walker said on Sunday, Dec 29 at 2:39 PM

Rebecca, your family have been on my mind so much. I am so sorry for your loss. Joe was such a nice man. Please tell Cohen, Sid and Luca that Miss Shiela is thinking of you all and sending my love. Hold on tight to all the good memories.

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David Whittaker said on Sunday, Dec 29 at 8:48 PM

I was in Norwich w/ my family celebrating a belated Christmas when I heard Joe passed away. I am sad to hear of this loss. Though we likely didn't cross each others minds for better than a decade, I remember a really kind and nice man. Very sorry...

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Anonymous said on Monday, Dec 30 at 10:20 AM

My thoughts and prayers are with Rebecca and her children. I am so sorry for your loss.

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Steve and Amanda Boel said on Monday, Dec 30 at 12:14 PM

Oh Rebecca and Cohen - we are so, so very sorry. We are out of town or we certainly would have come to see you yesterday. We will be praying for you all.

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Jane Makarchuk said on Wednesday, Jan 15 at 2:45 AM

Kristie Snyder told me about your loss. We moved to Colorado a couple of years ago so we are out of touch. sorry about your loss. You are such a beautiful family and this is so sad. I hope that family and friends can provide some comfort.

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