• James Cancer Development Dept. of Ohio State University
    660 Ackerman Road
    Columbus, OH 43221

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“Sorry for your loss. Prayers are with you and family. ”
1 of 17 | Posted by: Tony V. DiPietro - PA - Cousin

“I am sorry to learn of Joe's passing. We graduated from Parma High the same year, and I remember Joe as a kind person. He was also an exceptional...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Karl Arula - Strongsville, OH

“I am sorry to learn of Joe's passing. My prayers are with his family and friends. I have known Joe about 10 years or so through work. He was...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: DeWayne Speer - Tulsa, OK

“Dear Ann, We are so sorry for your loss, our sympathy and Prayers are with you. Joe’s illness took him away from us all but I’m glad his pain...Read More »
4 of 17 | Posted by: Rick Lung - Brecksville, OH

“Joe was my best friend who I have known since I was 2 yrs old. He was a brother to me and a son to my dad. We have been blessed with almost 50 yrs of...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Scott and Darla Tibbitts - Parma, OH

“Joe was a vibrant person who's love for life was obvious to all who met him. He will be missed by many. Ann, my heart goes out to you. You are in...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Christina Braun - Merion Station, PA

“Our deepest sympathy to Ann and the Giuliano Family. You have all been through so much sadness lately. May you find comfort in having so many...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Marilyn and Tom Lynch - OH

“Ann, we are so sorry for your loss.Joe was like a brother to Bryan.Those guys Pat Elhert,Scott Tibbits.Greg Soltis,Denny Corvin and Bryan Hatfield...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Bryan & Darla Hatfield - LA

“Dear Ann My heart and prayers go out to you for the loss of such a great husband. He was a great cousin and friend to our family. We are sad, but...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: Diana DiPietro - Clifton Heights, PA

“Joe: I enjoyed the pheasant hunt with you last month, as I have these past 15 years. I will miss those trips to Smithville to shoot clay targets...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Tom Miller - Willoughby Hills, OH

“My dear heart is breaking for you in the loss of your dear husband Joe. You were always a favorite of mine at work but when you became...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Bonny McQuaid - South Amherst, OH

“Joe was my brother Greg's friend, and over the years I was able to get to know Joe well enough to consider him my friend as well. I had the privilege...Read More »
12 of 17 | Posted by: Bob Soltis - Leesburg, VA

“Ann, I am deeply saddened by your loss. Sending you my love~ ”
13 of 17 | Posted by: marcia lapp - avon lake, OH

“I watched Joe grow up as a neighbor and best friend of my son, Greg. They knew each other since elementary school. He was always so full of life...Read More »
14 of 17 | Posted by: Barbara Soltis - FL - friend

“Ann, sorry to hear about Joe, he was a wonderful man! May he rest in paradise ”
15 of 17 | Posted by: Nicole Comley - Lorain, OH

“Ann you are in my prayers. so sorry for your loss, Joe was a great guy. YP ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Jeanne Gendics - vermilion, OH

“Dear Anne...i am so sorry to hear about Joe. You are in my thoughts and prayers ”
17 of 17 | Posted by: Kathi Kramer - Lorain, OH

JOSEPH M. BRITZ age 48. Devoted husband of Ann (nee Giuliano). Loving father of the late Carina Ruth-Ann. Cherished son of Olga and the late Anthony. Dearest brother of Tony (Paul Mares), Donald (Ann) and Bonnie Thurnauer (Art). Special uncle of Jessica, Brad, Halle, Late Matthew and many others. Dear son in law of the late William and Ruth Giuliano. Dear brother in law of Mark (Judy), Paul (Lelia), Greg (Susie), Jeff (Cindy), Bill (Beth) and David Giuliano, Amy Mueller (Steve) and Mary Spenthoff (Paul). Cousin, godfather and friend of many. Joe was an avid hunter, dedicated salesman, world travler and collector of trivial knowledge. Joe was a man of great fortitude, whose sense of humor asn passion for life's simple pleasures inspired all who knew him. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday November 26, 2012 in St. Martin of Tours Church, 1800 Station Road, Valley City, OH 44280 at 10:30 AM. (EVERYONE PLEASE MEET AT THE CHURCH) Interment St. Martin of Tours Cemetery. Family suggest contributions to the James Cancer Development Department, Ohio State University, 660 Ackerman Rd, Columbus, OH 43221. Friends received Sunday 2 – 4 & 6 – 8 PM at the A. RIPEPI AND SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS, OH (West of I-71).


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