Joseph W. Sorrentino, Jr., 63

July 15, 1959 - September 13, 2022

Joseph W. Sorrentino, Jr., 63, of Lancaster, PA, passed away on Tuesday, September 13, 2022, at the Lancaster General Hospital. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he was the son of the late Joseph W. Sorrentino, Sr. and Carmela (Messina) Sorrentino. Joseph was the loving husband of Lisa A. (Lapera) Sorrention, and they celebrated 38 years of marriage last December.

From 1977-1981, Joseph honorably served his country with the US Army. For the past 18 years, he worked for York County Transportation as a bus operator. He had a passion for writing screenplays and produced several short films over the last 8 years. He enjoyed playing poker and liked being at home with family.

A loving husband and father, Joseph is survived by his wife, Lisa, and three children, Christina, Corrine and Nicholas Sorrentino, all of Lancaster. Also surviving are two sisters, Luciel Piteo and Joyce Pirozi, and his brother-in-law Anthony Pirozzi.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, September 27, 2022, at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, 501 East Orange Street, Lancaster, PA, 17602, with Father Michael Morelli as Celebrant. The family will receive guests beginning at 10:00 AM until time of Mass.

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Condolences to the Family

September 26, 2022

Lisa, to you and your family, my prayers are with you.  I am so sorry for your loss I know you were his world. Joey you will be surely missed.  I owe you my sanity.  Thank you for being my friend.

September 26, 2022

What a privilege and blessing to be best friends for 15 years!  So many memories.  My deepest sympathies are extended to your entire family.  Also please know that, though I won’t be at the memorial in person, my thoughts and prayers for peace will be with you!  R.I.P Joe 🕊. May flights  of angels lead you home.  You will always be the Best!

September 18, 2022

Joe the memories we had over the years were so much fun. You made me laugh everyday. Joe you made working at the castle bearable. You were also one of the toughest guys I knew. You had a huge heart. I also admired the way you loved your family. It was my pleasure to get to know you. Love ya man!

September 18, 2022

Joey you have been my BFF ever since I met you .we had some good times down at rabbit Transit. you’re a hard one to keep under control but I did my best .my heart goes out to your family and the ones that loved you I loved you so much and my heart breaks fly high Joey we’ll meet again and talk about the good times we’ve had. to my BFF you always said you had to be first again Joey fly high.  May God be with you and your family . Just a good times we’ve had

September 18, 2022

Rest in Peace Joe, it was an honor to know you for a short time.
Thanks for the laughs we shared.
Condolences to the Family.

September 17, 2022

My heart beaks for all of you ! This family has endured so much grief. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with all of you. Rest easy my dear cousin, until we all meet again.💔😭💕🥰☮️💋🙏🏻

Tuesday, September 27, 2022
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church
501 East Orange Street
Lancaster, PA 17602
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