Joseph Vassilatos, 67, of Edison, passed away on Thursday, December 29, 2022 at home. Joseph was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY. He was a Plumbing Engineer in New York City prior to his retirement. Joseph was a devoted grandfather who loved sports. He was an avid NY Rangers fan and also enjoyed fishing and gardening. Joe was a proud long distance bicyclist who completed multiple 100 mile rides.
Joseph was predeceased by his parents, Eleftherios and Maria Vassilatos. He is survived by his wife, Joelle Vassilatos; son, Joseph Vassilatos and his wife Regina; daughter, Katherine Vassilatos and her partner, Brian Kornas; brother, Gerome Vassilatos; sister, Eirene Hekimian and her husband, Stephen; sister-in-law, Pauline Saydeh; along with his beloved grandchildren, Emma, Madelyn and Brian.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit on Tuesday, January 3, 2022 from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. at Boylan Funeral Home, 10 Wooding Avenue, Edison. Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, January 4th at 9:30 a.m. at the Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery, Staten Island.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Joseph’s memory can be made to Home for Good Dog Rescue at homeforgooddogs.org.