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Joseph P. Stallone, 67, Wellsville


Joseph P. STALLONE, 67, of Wellsville, died Thursday, February 15, 2024. 

Friends may call at Olney-Foust Funeral Homes & Cremation, Crowell Chapel, 296 North Main Street, Wellsville, NY on Tuesday, February 20, 2024 from 2:00 – 4:00  & 7:00 – 9:00 PM.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00 AM, Wednesday, February 21, 2024 in Immaculate Conception Church, Wellsville.  The Rev. James Hartwell will be the Celebrant.

Born April 27, 1956, in Buffalo, he was the son of Vincent Vito and Mary Martone Stallone.  On January 1, 2001, in Wellsville, he married the former Lisa Peck, who survives.  

Joe was a graduate of Bishop Timon High School in Buffalo and Erie Community College.  He was employed as store manager at Bridgestone Tires in Buffalo, commercial manager at AutoZone in Wellsville, and recently as a salesman at Bokman of Wellsville.  He enjoyed playing golf, going to car shows with his Corvettes, and watching the Sabres and Bills play.  Joe was a kind-hearted man that would light up any room he walked into. 

Surviving besides his wife, Lisa, are: five children, Joseph Stallone of Buffalo, Vincent Stallone of Wellsville, Samantha (Glenn) Phillips of Chesapeake, VA, Jesse (Bristol Lee) Nye of Aiken, SC, and Danielle (Matt) Gardner of Lexington, SC; seven grandchildren, Dominick, Anastasia, Camryn, Liam, Piper, Sydney, and Abigail; a sister, Donna (David) Sarratori of Palm Coast, FL; a nephew, James Sarratori; a niece, Christina Sarratori; his mother-in-law, Susan Peck of Wellsville; and countless other family and friends, including his close friend, Rich (Mary) Iantorno.  He was predeceased by his parents; and father-in-law, Richard Peck. 

Memorials may be made to the family.  Online condolences may be expressed at

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