Deaths Death Notices
COVELESKI, Joseph Jr.
COVELESKI - Joseph Jr. Of Buffalo, died January 10 after a long illness. He was 86. Born in Wilkes Barre, PA, he served in the Navy during WWII, returned home and married Rose Gavin in 1951, moved to Buffalo to raise a family and work at General Motors Forge from where he retired in 1982. He moved to Florida in October 2010. He was a parishioner at Immaculate Conception in Buffalo. Surviving are his wife, Rose; three children, Nan Bylebyl of Ithaca, NY, Joseph Coveleski, III of Ukiah, CA, and Joan Upson of Royal Palm Beach, FL; seven grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; beloved brother of Ronald, Richard, Carl, Florence, Stella, Geraldine, Kathelene and the late Walter and Marie. Burial was in VA Cemetery, Lake Worth, FL.