Joseph C. Fabrizio

Joseph C. Fabrizio

Joseph C. Fabrizio

March 15, 1945~June 11, 2018

Joseph Charles Fabrizio of Tarpon Springs, Florida entered into eternal life after a lengthy illness on June 11, 2018 surrounded by his loving family at Suncoast Hospice. Joseph was born on March 15, 1945 in Trenton, New Jersey, to Joseph and Josephine 'Abramo' Fabrizio. Joseph is survived by his wife, Sharon Pizzuti Fabrizio, son and daughter-in-law, Joseph and Dana Fabrizio and granddaughter, Gianna Marie Fabrizio, his pride and joy. Joseph is also survived by his sister Geri (Mike) Fejko, brother Robert (Jaye) Fabrizio, sister-in-laws and brother-in-laws Linda (Jack) Thomas, Debbie (Bob) Bethke, several nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

Joseph was a graduate of Trenton Central High School and Rider University with a degree in Criminal Justice.

Joseph had a love for music at an early age with an interest in playing the drums. He became a professional drummer and performed with the Holiday Five and Kenney Mele and the Land of Oz.

Joseph served in the U. S. Army National Guard from 1965 to 1971. He graduated from the New Jersey Police Academy in 1967 and started his career in law enforcement as a Patrolman in Trenton followed by Hamilton Township, NJ. In 1989 Joseph became a Detective/Criminal Investigator for the Mercer County Prosecutor's Office and subsequently the Mercer County Sheriff's Department until he retired in 1992, after 25 years of service. Joseph resided in Hamilton Township, NJ and relocated to Tarpon Springs, FL after retiring. After a short time he became a Private Investigator starting his own agency which he operated until 2005. He was a member of the Florida Association of Licensed Investigators and Private Investigator's Association of Florida.

Joseph had a passion for life and greatly enjoyed traveling, especially cruising, going to Busch Gardens, Walt Disney World and spending time with family and friends. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend who was loved by all and will be sorely missed.

A Celebration of Life will be held at St. Ignatius Roman Catholic Church, 715 East Orange Street, Tarpon Springs, Florida on June 30, 2018 at 12pm with a luncheon to follow.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests a donation be made in his name to the Suncoast Hospice Foundation, 5771 Roosevelt Blvd, Clearwater, Florida 33760-9962


Dan and Jenn Tahan (Friend)

June 13, 2018, 12:00 am

Please accept our condolences and prayers for healing during this difficult time.

Elizabeth Venegas Coffin (Friend)

June 13, 2018, 12:00 am

Sharon and family.

So very sorry for your loss and my deepest condolences to you Sharon especially and the rest of the family.

Debbie Bethke (Sister in law)

June 14, 2018, 12:00 am

You will missed greatly
Joe love u always remember staying at your house as a kid listening to Frank Sinatra songs they will always stay with me

Michael & Rose Ann Conforti (Dear Friends)

June 16, 2018, 12:00 am

To the Fabrizio Family, We are so sorry for your loss. We will never forget all the fun we had
together and all the laughs. Joe was a wonderful husband,father & Grandpa. Prayers for him.

Bill & Barbara Browne (Friend)

June 24, 2018, 12:00 am

So Sorry for your lose what a great guy Joe was he is missed.

Helen Lease (friend)

June 27, 2018, 12:00 am

It was always great to see his smile every time he can into D/C. I will miss him. <3

Leave a Condolence

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *