Jose A. Irizarry
Jose Antonio Irizarry Jr was born October 1, 1957 in Perth Amboy, NJ and went home to our heavenly father on June 17, 2020. Joe was a beloved husband, father, brother, uncle and friend.
He is preceded in death by his beloved parents Jose A. Irizarry Sr and Juanita (nee) Colon.
He is survived by his devoted wife Gladys (nee) Rios, and his two adored children Melissa Rios Irizarry and Antonio Irizarry.
Early in Joe's career he worked for Harris steel thereafter spending many years at Stony Brook Regional Sewerage. His last 18 years were spent working at The College of New Jersey as a postman. When he was not working, he would enjoy spending time with his family and friends. Joe lived every moment of his life to the fullest extent and valued happiness over regret. He will be greatly missed by all those who knew him, but will forever be in all our hearts.
We will begin to leave Tuesday June 23, 2020 at 9:15 am from the Gustav J. Novak Funeral Home, 419 Barclay Street, Perth Amboy for a Funeral Mass at Holy Trinity Church at 10 am Interment will follow at Alpine Cemetery. Visiting is on Monday from 2 ~ 4 & 7 ~ 9 pm
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