Joseph F. Shiroky, 88, a resident of Severna Park, died September 06, 2012 at Genesis HealthCare Center in Severna Park, MD. He was born on September 16, 1923 in Severna Park, where he was raised, and graduated from Glen Burnie High School. He previously lived all his life in Anne Arundel County.
Joseph served in the U.S. Army during WW II in North Africa and Italy.
He was employed with the U.S. Naval Academy Fire Department Joseph was a member of the Severna Park Elks, and one of the original member of Earleigh Heights Fire Department.
He enjoyed gardening and spending time with his grandchildren.
Joseph was preceded in death by his wife, Catherine Shiroky. He is survived by two daughters, Joanne Listman and Veronica Regula; son-in-law, Joseph Regula; two grandchildren, John E. Listman III and Kristen Listman; and his sister, Virginia Marcuson.
Family and friends may visit on Friday, September 7, 2012 from 2-4 pm to 6-8 pm at Barranco & Sons, P.A. Severna Park Funeral Home, 495 Ritchie Hwy, Severna Park, MD 21146. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 10 AM at St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, 689 Ritchie Hwy, Severna Park, MD 21146. Interment will follow in Glen Haven Memorial Park in Glen Burnie. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to: Genesis HealthCare, 310 Genesis Way, Severna Park, MD 21146 Online condolences may be made at www.barrancofuneralhome.com