Joseph Albert Gerosa, III passed away on Tuesday, December 20, 2016, in Hammond, Louisiana, at the age of 66. He was born on Saturday, March 4, 1950, in New Orleans, Louisiana to the late Marie Armagnac Gerosa and Joseph Albert Gerosa, Jr. He was a former resident of St. Bernard Parish and resided in Hammond, Louisiana.
Joseph is survived by his beloved wife, Diane Clair Burleson Gerosa; daughter, Gina Marie Gerosa; sister and brother-in-law, Diane and Al Graffia; brother-in-law and sister-in- law, Raymond and Andrea Burleson; nephew and his wife, Al and Michelle Graffia; and great nephew and niece, Jeremy and Sadie Graffia. Also survived by many cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Marie and Joseph Gerosa, Jr.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Ghost Catholic Church, 601 North Oak Street, Hammond, Louisiana 70401, on Thursday, December 22, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Visitation will be held at Holy Ghost Catholic Church from 8:00 a.m. until the mass begins at 11:00 a.m.
Interment will follow in Rose Memorial Park Mausoleum, Hammond, Louisiana.
Arrangements entrusted to Harry McKneely & Son Funeral Homes of Hammond and Ponchatoula, Louisiana.
To view and sign the family guest book, please visit www.harrymckneely.com.