Losordo, Sr., Joseph
72, passed away peacefully at home March 17, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born in NY and moved to Phoenix in 1955 after serving his country in the Army. Joe had an entrepreneurial spirit and ran many businesses in the Valley, most noted, was a long-standing reputation in the radiator industry. Joe was an avid pigeon flyer and was actively involved in the Homing Pigeon Community. He developed a love for the birds as a young boy growing up in Brooklyn. His love turned into a life long passion and a real sport. Joe’s pigeons flew in races throughout the country. His parents Caesar & Jennie, brother Robert, and Ex-wife Sylvia precede him in death. Papa leaves behind two sons, Joseph, Jr. and Mark, granddaughter Kassie, brothers Caesar (Paulette), Ronny (Darlene), long-time companion Christine, many friends and extended family. Visitation 5:00-8:00 pm, Monday, March 22, Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Rd. Funeral Mass 10:00 am, Tuesday, March 23, St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church, 4715 N. Central Ave. Interment to follow at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery.