Joseph Taraborelli was born on April 6, 1966, in Providence, RI, & passed away on June 30, 2023, in Fort Myers Fl. Joe was the beloved son of the late Louis Anthony Taraborelli and survived by his beloved mother Barbara Ann (Pernorio)Taraborelli, his daughter Angelica Taraborelli, his sister Lory Ann Taraborelli Elliott, brother-in-law Robert John Elliott, sister Janet Lee (Taraborell) Rotondo, niece Markayla Rotondo, and nephew Mark Rotondo. Paternal grandson to the late Joseph Taraborelli & Rita C (Scumzzelli) Taraborelli. Maternal grandson to the late Anthony R. Pernorio & Evelyn D. (Grossi) Pernorio.
Joseph attended Johnston Senior High School, in Johnston, RI. Joseph then went on to further his career and achieve his goal in HVAC as a Master 1 Pipefitter/ Refrigeration Licensed with the Rhode Island Department of Labor and Training Division of Workforce Regulation and Safety Division, Cranston RI. Joseph was a member of the Local 51 Plumber and Pipefitters Union, Providence RI.Joe was a long-time member of Maria Ss Della Difesa Society, Johnston, RI. One of Joe’s ways of expressing his love was through cooking. He was an excellent cook and enjoyed sharing his delicacies with everyone.
Joseph’s memory will remain in our hearts forever, his legacy of love, laughter, and unity will continue to guide us through our time of great sorrow. Joe’s impact extended beyond his immediate family, touching the lives of friends he grew up with and the community he lived in, as well as acquaintances he made along the way. Joe had a genuine interest in helping others less fortunate than him, especially the elderly in his community. Through that genuine willingness to lend a helping hand, he created connections that will be remembered and treasured by many, Though Joe is no longer with us, his spirit will live on in stories we hold dear to us.
In this time of grief may we all find solace in the love, and the warm smile that brightened the lives of everyone Joe left behind, especially his family, friends, and acquaintances.
Those we love do not go away, they walk beside us every day, unseen, and unheard, but always near, still loved, still cherished, and very dear to our hearts.
Funeral Mass will be held September 12, 2023, at 10:00 a.m., St. Leo The Great Catholic Church, 28290 Beaumont Rd, Bonita Springs, Fl 34134.
Lunch will be provided for all those who would like to attend following the service at Olive Garden Restaurant, in Coconut Point Mall, 8091 Plaza del Lago Drive Estero, Fl 33928.
Baldwin Brothers Funeral & Cremation Society, Fort Myers is entrusted with final care.
28290 Beaumont Rd, Bonita Springs, Fl 34134.
4320 Colonial Blvd.Fort Myers, Fort Myers