Joseph Edward Jason, 75, of Phoenix, AZ passed away on October 30, 2017. Joseph is survived by his sister Kathleen Barraza (Miguel), his nephew and Godson Jason Barraza (Leila), grand-nephew Aiden and grand-niece Clare and several loving cousins in Arizona and New York. Joseph grew up in Clinton, NY and graduated from Clinton Central High School and proudly attended Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. In 1975 he earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Civil Engineering from ASU. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am at St. Francis Xavier’s Ignatius Chapel, 4715 N. Central Ave, Phoenix. Burial will follow at St. Francis Cemetery at 48th St & Oak in Phoenix. Arrangements are entrusted to Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home.