SZARAK\nJoseph W., 61, passed away on July 12, 2023 at home. Devoted husband of 37 years to Joann Szarak. Loving Dad of Joseph Szarak, Nicole Szarak and Noodles. Brother of Catherine, Mary, Anna, Michael, John, Steve and Andrew.\nJoseph was born in Philadelphia and was the son of John Szarak and Josephine Owczarak. He was an Auto Mechanic for many years, then had a passion for cooking. He enjoyed and will be remembered as the family man he was and still is. When he said "I do" not only did he take a vow with his wife but a promise to the family he started. A Memorial Service will be held Friday July 21st 9:00 AM at St. Anne Catholic Church 2328 E. Lehigh Ave. Phila., PA 19125.