first_imgA funeral mass was offered Feb. 16 at Holy Rosary Church, Jersey City, for Joseph Centinaro, 72, of Lodi, formerly of Jersey City. He passed away Feb. 12 at home. Born in Jersey City to the late Joseph & Rae, he lived most of his life in Jersey City. He was a retired construction worker and member of the Bergen County Laborers Union. He was an active member of the Holy Name Society of Holy Rosary Church and also assisted with setting up for the Annual Parish Festival. Joe enjoyed being able to build and fix things. He also loved to make people laugh, always telling a story or a joke to bring levity to any sad situation. He will be remembered as an all-around “nice guy”. He was the husband of Elizabeth; father of Michael Centinaro and his wife Laura, and of Kristen Centinaro; brother of Marie DiSalvo, JoAnn Soluri, Camille Longo and Angel Giove. He was also a grandfather to Giada Centinaro.Services arranged by the Riotto Funeral Home & Cremation Company, Jersey City.last_img read more