Joseph Anthony Gervasi JR.
8/24/1926 - 9/18/2020
Joe was born on E. 116th St. in NYC In August of 1926 to Joseph Anthony Sr. And Pasqualina Lena Manzella. Predeceased by his older brother Vincent and younger sister Margaret Patric.
Married for 52 years to the love of his life Katherine Huvane, who passed and has been waiting for him since 2004. Beloved father of Donna Fletcher, JoAnn Viola, Thomas Gervasi and Kenneth Gervasi. Much loved Grandfather of 11 and Great Grandfather of 3. Also a loving father-in-law, Uncle and friend to all.
Joe was a decorated member of the US Navy, serving in both WWII and the Korean War. Upon his return from service he joined the NYPD and was an outstanding police Officer and Detective for 30 years. Joe will be missed dearly by His family and all who had the pleasure of knowing him.
End of Watch 10:47 pm., 9/18/2020.