Joseph L. Musante, 50, of Reeders, Pa. passed away on October 29 in Reeders. Joseph was born in Warren on August 3, 1958, the son of the late Joseph and Hazel (Hansen) Musante.
He was the husband of Cynthia (Moyer) Musante. They had been married 18 years.
Joe had worked as a General Superintendent for Baker Residential, in Pleasantville, N.Y. Prior to that he was a self employed building contractor for 13 years. He had also worked for LTS Builders in East Stroudsburg, Pa.
He was a member of the Reeders United Methodist Church. Joe was an active part of two mission trips to Honduras in 2004 and 2005 with Youth For Christ.
In addition to his wife, Cynthia, he is survived by his children, Samantha Ashley and Alex Joseph, both of Reeders; sisters Beverly McElwain and her husband, Edward, of Mooresville, N.C., Rosemarie Cobb and her husband, Bud, of Buffalo, N.Y., Mary Anderson and her husband, William, of Warren, Patricia McAbee and her husband, David, of Clearwater, Fla., Joanne Sprickman and her husband, William, of Erie, Pa.; father and mother inlaw, Timothy and Betty Moyer, of Brodheadsville; a sisterinlaw, Jennifer Malavolta and her husband, Paul, of Reeders, and many nieces & nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother, David Musante and a sister, Lorrie Pasternak.
A Memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, November 1 at the Reeders United Methodist Church in Reeders, with the Rev. Ronald Stott officiating. Visitation will be held 10 a.m. Saturday, November 1 until time of service at the church.
Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Family In Trust for the Children, c/o Jennifer Malavolta, P.O. Box 573, Reeders, PA 18352.
The Donald N. Gower Funeral Home, Inc., Route 209, Gilbet, Pa. is in charge of arrangements.