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Joseph A. Maisto

July 11, 1933 - January 25, 2023
Franksville, WI


Life Story / Obituary


Joseph Anthony Maisto, age 89, passed away peacefully at home with his family and dog by his side on Wednesday, January 25, 2023. He was born in Racine, July 11, 1933, son of the late Anthony and Nancy (Née: Crisei) Maisto.

Joe proudly served in the US Marine Corps 1951-1954 stationed in Korea. On February 2, 1957, he was united in marriage to Janet L. Horn and they have 3 children, Nancy (Todd) Gleisner, Eldon Maisto and Kathryn Maisto. Joe was a carpenter by trade and a talented wood worker. He enjoyed gardening, fishing, and tinkering in his workshop.

Surviving are his wife Janet; daughters Nancy (Todd) Gleisner, Kathryn Maisto; grand daughter, Shannon (Camillo); great granddaughter Guilia Grace. Joe was proceeded in death by his son Eldon John Maisto.

Per Joe’s wishes private services were held with Full Military Honors and interment at West Lawn Memorial Park.