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Obituary for Joseph Thomas Arena

Joseph T. Arena Sr., 85, of Quakertown, formerly of Red Hill, passed away peacefully with his son by his side. He was the devoted husband to the late Julia R. (Errante) Arena who preceded him in 2016. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he was the son of the late Joseph and Adeline (Armogida) Arena. He served our country honorably in the Army from 1954-1956. He retired from Liz Claiborne, where he worked as a forklift operator in the warehouse.

He is survived by his son, Joseph T. Arena Jr of Deer Park, NY; a daughter: Jacqueline Andreoni of Albuquerque, NM; grandchildren: Chris, Sean and Francesca Arena, and Marianna, Amelia, Matthew and James Andreoni; and a sister: Angela Arena of Quakertown.

Funeral services will be Friday, December 3, 2021, 1:00 pm, at the Falk Funeral Homes & Crematory, 163 Main St., Pennsburg, PA 18073. All are welcome to visit from 11:00 am. Joe will be interred in Holy Cross Cemetery, Pennsburg.

Contributions may be made in his memory to: American Cancer Society, 3893 Adler Place; Ste 170, Bethlehem, PA 18017.

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