Joseph Anthony Tranquillo, 76 of Charlotte died January 25, 2017 at his home. He was born on November 21, 1940 in Brooklyn, NY to the late Biagio and Nancy Tranquillo.
Survivors include his wife Mary; daughter, Maria Tranquillo Lamb and husband Timothy of Charlotte; and grandchildren Tessa and Thomas.
A mass in celebration of life will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, January 31 at St. Mark Catholic Church with a reception to follow. Burial will be private at Northlake Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Mark Catholic Church Respite Group Fund, 14740 Stumptown Rd., Huntersville, NC 28078.
James Funeral Home is serving the family. www.jamesfuneralhomeLKN.com