Joseph Oppedisano, 86, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at The Teresian House, with his loving family by his side. Joseph was the son of the late Rocco and Maria Rose (Coluccio) Oppedisano. Joseph was the devoted husband of over 63 years, to Immaculate "Mackey" (Audino) Oppedisano.
Joseph was a member and a communicant of Christ The King Church.
He enjoyed playing poker, making his own wine, he loved helping others and spending time with his family and friends.
In addition to his parents he was predeceased by his brothers, Angelo "Sam" and James Oppedisano.
In addition to his wife, Mackey, Joseph is survived by his children, Joseph Oppedisano and Cindy (Jim Kennedy) Kimmerer. He is the adored grandfather of Shayna and Evan Kimmerer. His is also survived by his brother-in-laws; Paul (Pat) Audino, his sister-in-laws, Teresa Oppedisano, Rose Oppedisano and Margaret (John) Schachne and several nieces and nephews.
Calling hours will be held at Christ The King Church, 20 Sumpter Ave., Albany, NY. on Saturday, February 9, 2019 from 9:00 am to 10:00 am. A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10am at the church. Burial will follow the Mass at Our Lady of Angels Cemetery, Colonie.
The family would like to thank the staff on the 4th floor at the Teresian House, especially Geraldine, Julio, Johnnie, Tammy and Kaddy.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Bright Horizons, 6 Winners Circle, Albany, NY 12205 or to the Teresian House Foundation/4th floor, 200 Washington Ave. Ext. Albany, NY 12203 or to the Pediatric Brian Tumor Foundation at www.curethekids.org. or to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - Albany 5 Computer Drive West Albany, NY 12205 in Joseph's memory.