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In Memory of

Joseph F. Chochowski

October 7, 1932 - May 13, 2017

Obituary


Joseph Francis Chochowski, 84, of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at St. Vincent's Hospital. Born on October 7, 1932 in Worcester, Massachusetts, to Frank and Anna Chochowski.

In 1955 he enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and retired in 1977 after 22 years of service. Joseph continued his service with the Veterans Administration, U.S. Post Office, State Department, USIA and Department of Justice and retired in 1994. Joseph was an avid sports fan and loved his Boston Red Sox and Miami Dolphins. In his spare time he loved...

Joseph Francis Chochowski, 84, of Jacksonville, Florida, passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at St. Vincent's Hospital. Born on October 7, 1932 in Worcester, Massachusetts, to Frank and Anna Chochowski.

In 1955 he enlisted in the U.S. Air Force and retired in 1977 after 22 years of service. Joseph continued his service with the Veterans Administration, U.S. Post Office, State Department, USIA and Department of Justice and retired in 1994. Joseph was an avid sports fan and loved his Boston Red Sox and Miami Dolphins. In his spare time he loved working on crossword puzzles and watching TV and movies including his favorite "Dances with Wolves".

Joseph is survived by his wife of 59 years and the love of his life Janice; his five daughters Anita Doering, Debra Curcio (Sal), Diana Cooper (Eddy), Sharon Spellman (Jim), and Joelle Chochowski; 7 Grandchildren Christopher Curcio, Amy Cox, Philip Johns, Adrienne Vallejo, Jacob Spellman, Alexis Chochowski, and Jimmy Spellman; 8 Great Grandchildren Sierra Clendenin, Kaelin Cox, Riley Johns, Athrun Curcio, Easton Cox, Brenner Johns, Charlotte Vallejo, and Luca Curcio and a host of family and friends.

Joseph will be laid to rest on Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at the Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, Florida. The family thanks you for your kind words and outpouring of love.

HARDAGE-GIDDENS, RIVERSIDE MEMORIAL PARK and FUNERAL HOME, 7242 Normandy Boulevard is serving the family.