Joseph E. passed away on May 5th, 2016. He was the loving husband of Veronica (nee Shannon), devoted dad to Bethann Stanek (Timothy DeSchpper) and David Stanek, brother-in-law of Joseph Shannon and the late William Shannon. He is also survived by many cousins, nieces and nephews.\n\nRelatives and friends are invited to his Visitation Thursday, May 12th, 9:00AM at St. Dominic Church, 8500 Frankford Ave., Phila, PA 19136. The Funeral Mass starts at 10:00AM. The Interment is at St. Dominic Cemetery.\n\nIn lieu of flowers, donations to St. Christopher Children's Hospital, ATTN: Oncology Department, 160 E. Erie Ave., Phila, PA 19134 would be appreciated.