Joseph E. Surlak passed away on Friday, December 21, 2019 in The Villages, Florida at the age of 83.
Joe was born on March 18, 1936 to Anthony and Marie Barbieri Surlak. He worked for the Yonkers Police Department for 35 years retiring as a Detective in 1994. Dear husband of Patricia (nee Neely). Beloved father of Linda Surlak and Robert (Victoria) Surlak. Stepfather of Lisa (nee Celli) Leone, Joseph (Christine) Celli and the late Joanne Celli. Cherished grandfather of Lauren (nee Buell) McGovern, Alexandra Surlak and Madison Celli. Great grandfather of Connor Carpenter. Beloved brother of Raymond Surlak and cousin of Richard Barbieri.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Monday, December 30, 2019 at 11 AM at St. Ann’s Church, Yonkers, NY. The family will be present on Sunday, December 29, 2019 from 2-6 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Services – 732 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, New York 10704 – (914) 375-1400
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle and Andrew Ruggiero. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family