Joseph T. Gionta, 59, Scranton, passed away, Friday, April 26, 2019 at Allied Health Care Service Hospice, Scranton. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Joseph T. and Rosaire Ryan Giunta and was a graduate of Lourdes Regional High School, Shamokin and Penn State University with an Associate’s degree in Electrical Engineering and Luzerne County Community College with an Associate’s degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Joseph was a member of IBEW and The Steam Fitters Unions. He was also affiliated with The White Haven Sportsman’s Club and was an avid sportsman.
He was preceded in death by his parents. Surviving are his daughters, Jessica Davis and her husband Adam, Gladwyne, Pa., Stephanie Gionta, West Pittston, Son, Alexander Gionta and his wife Tracy, Ambler, Pa. Grandchildren, Lauren, Henry, and Theodore Davis. Sisters, Rosaire Hoffman, Mary Trometter and youngest brother, Thomas Giunta.
Memorial Service will be held, Saturday, May 4, 2019 at 2:00 PM at The Richard H. Disque Funeral Home, Inc., 2940 Memorial Highway, Dallas with The Rev. Deacon Thomas Cesarini, officiating. Friends may call Saturday from 1:00 PM until time of service.