Joseph “Joe” Consoletti was a beloved husband, father, and grandfather and was preceeded in death by his parents, Joseph T. Consoletti and Barbara Fahey Consoletti and his brother David Consoletti.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Carol, his four children, Jim Consoletti and his wife Julie of Greencastle, PA, Mike Consoletti and his wife Susan of Thousand Oaks, CA, Debbie Miller of Williamsport, MD, and John Consoletti and his wife Katie of Rancho Mission Viejo, CA, and his nine grandchildren Andrew Consoletti, Ryan Consoletti, Grant Consoletti, Owen Consoletti, Bradley Miller, Andrew Wilson, Isaac Consoletti, Isabella Consoletti, and Sophia Consoletti.
Joe was born and raised in Milford Massachusetts and was a 1957 graduate from Milford High and continued his education at the Missouri School of Mines and Metallurgy with a Bachelor’s Degree in Metallurgical Engineering. He was a Sales and Marketing Executive at Pangborn from 1973-1984 and was the longtime Owner/Operator of Hub City Auto Body from 1979 until his death. He is a past president and a longtime member of the Exchange Club of Hagerstown, active in National Exchange Club, president of the Board of Directors of the Parent Child Center of Hagerstown, spearheaded the planting of 3,200 American Flags at Antietam Battlefield in remembrance of the victims of September 11th, and member of the Theta Xi fraternity. He was also a past board member of the Washington County vocational education center in Hagerstown. Joe died peacefully in his sleep after a short battle with lung cancer.
Joe enjoyed his sports, golf and NASCAR, and watching his children and grandchildren play sports including soccer, lacrosse, baseball, basketball, football, tennis, and track. Joe loved a good Scotch, a good cigar, and good conversation with friends and family. Joe loved to travel and looked forward to his annual trip to Virginia and Myrtle Beaches where he would sit for hours on the balcony. Over the years he was involved in racing working the pits for a sprint crew when he was a young father in the Midwest and then in the early 2000’s with the Cunningham’s in the local late model stock car circuit.
A memorial service will be held at Osborne Funeral Home, P.A. 425 S. Conococheague St. Williamsport, MD on Wednesday, January 18, 2023, at 12:00 (noon) pm with Kevin Smoot officiating. The family will receive friends 2 hours prior to the service on Wednesday from 10:00 am – 12:00 (noon) pm. Burial will be private.
Online condolences may be made to the family at: www.osbornefuneralhome.net