Joseph J. Piccirilli, 79, of Pawtucket, died November 21, 2021 in Trinity Health & Rehabilitation Center, Woonsocket. He was the husband of Helen (Veader) Piccirilli, whom he married on September 3, 1965. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Joseph and Mary (Iannucci) Piccirilli.
Mr. Piccirilli worked for 42 years at Leviton Manufacturing before retiring in 2005, where he was a tool maker. He enjoyed playing golf, and watching documentaries and history shows. Joseph was very handy, and kept meticulous care of his cars and yard. Joseph was the epitome of a simple, good man.
Besides his wife, Helen, he is survived by their son, Michael Piccirilli, of Attleboro, MA; and his sister, Beverly Henderson, of Riverside.
Private funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Holt Funeral Home, 510 South Main Street, Woonsocket, RI 02895. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Woonsocket Cat Sanctuary, 266 Mendon Road, Woonsocket, RI 02895.