The Life of Joseph T. Longo

Beloved Father,Grandfather and Great-Grandfater


Joseph T., age 95 of Raleigh, NC, and formerly of Drexel Hill, PA, passed on March 3, 2020.

Joe grew up in West Philadelphia, attending West Catholic High School. He was drafted into the Army and served during WWII. Upon his return, Joe completed a Bachelor's degree at La Salle University. He was employed by the Progressive Electric Contracting Company for over 40 years.

He was predeceased by his beloved wife Marie N. (nee Bucci), to whom he was married for 63 years. A devoted father, Joe is survived by his loving daughter Mary Jo Unruh (Mark); his 3 grandchildren, Jaime Sanderson (Cory), Ashley Gilmore (Robert) and Kyle Unruh; and 5 great-grandchildren, Cole, Rylan, Logan, and Lyndon.

Joe was an incredible grandfather and great-grandfather, lovingly called Poppy.

Relatives and friends are invited to his Funeral Mass Saturday, March 14th, 2020, 10:30 AM St. Bernadette's Church 1035 Turner Avenue, Drexel Hill, PA

Interment Arlington Cemetery, Drexel Hill, PA.


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