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Joseph R. “Joe” Brenno

Joseph R. "Joe" Brenno, 59, of Ogdensburg, died at his home surrounded by his loving family on July 22, 2013. There will be a memorial graveside service at Notre Dame Cemetery on August 10, 2013 at 10:00 am, Father James Shurtleff officiating. Joe is survived by his wife, Robin M., sons, Joseph R. Brenno II and wife Shawna of Ogdensburg, Jacob Brenno of Ogdensburg, a daughter Jill Brenno of Watertown, stepsons, Gordon and wife Jessica Lalonde, NJ, Jon and wife Amanda Lalonde, Baldwinsville, Lee Lalonde, Baldwinsville, brothers, Donald Brenno, Ogdensburg, Timothy and wife Anna Brenno, TN, sisters, Elizabeth "Betty" and husband Patrick Gillman, Ogdensburg, Gloria Lavery, Brockville, Ontario, Sueanne "Sue" and husband Christopher Duffy, PA, Julie Trotter, Ogdensburg, Lauralee and husband Shawn Mackey, Ogdensburg, grandchildren, Nevin Parish, Tessa Brenno, Mitchell Brenno and Collin Brenno, step grandchildren, Ashley Carter, Mario Lalonde, Jenna Lalonde, Jadyn Lalonde, Tyler Lalonde, Jack Lalonde and Noah Lalonde, several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a daughter, Rochelle Brenno, brothers, William "Bill" Brenno, Basil Brenno, and Thomas Brenno, and a sister, Dawn Palangi. Joseph was born on September 16, 1953 in Ogdensburg, the son of Frank and Elizabeth Kiah Brenno. He graduated from Ogdensburg Free Academy in 1972. He married Robin Gibson, on May 4, 2009 in Ogdensburg, a marriage to Sue E. Carr ended in divorce. Joe worked at United Helpers Nursing Home, Ogdensburg and prior to that at Diamond National as a factory worker and as a mechanic at Don's Garage. He loved spending time with his children and grandchildren and watching them all play ball. He loved his dogs, watching sports, especially the Yankees and Giants, playing cards, fishing, riding in the car, and playing ball (fast pitch for Angelo's and slow pitch for Club "O"). Contributions can be made to the SPCA, the Kiwanis Sports Program or the Ogdensburg VFW Post.

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rest in peace uncle Joe.

Tamra (Gillman) Cruz Aug 16 2013 12:00 AM

To Jill and Jake and Joe ,your father was a good man ,may he sleep with the angels an other family members passed . My touhgts are with you all .

Tammy Vinch Jul 26 2013 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss Susie..xxoo On behalf of the “Steinburg” clan we send our sincere sympathy to all of you Big Hug from me, Chris Steinburg. R.I.P. Joe..have memories of all of us growing up.. Tell my brother Jim I love him and to watch over everyone. xxoo.

Chris Steinburg Jul 25 2013 12:00 AM

Robin & family,
We are so sorry to hear of Joe’s passing. He was a great guy and will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this very difficult time.
Kristin & Matt

Kristin & Matt Kennedy Jul 25 2013 12:00 AM

We are very saddened for your family’s loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you . God Bless!

Andrew and Susan Smith Jul 25 2013 12:00 AM

Dear Robin and family,
May God be with you all in this difficult time. My family will always remember Joe, as He cared for my Dad and did a great job . My Dad always waited for Joe to come to work and care for him.

Alice R Beauchamp Jul 25 2013 12:00 AM

Joe was in the first class I taught in 1963. He was a sweet boy then and a kind man as he grew up. He was wonderful to our mother at United Helpers., My sympathies to the three J’s left. Jill. Joey and Jacob. They were also in my classes at Lincoln. Mrs. Bailey/Talarico

Mary Ellen Bracy Talarico Jul 25 2013 12:00 AM

Our sinere condolences to the family of Joe ,,,May God Bless you all during this troubling time and always

Doug Daniel/Denise Pecock Jul 24 2013 12:00 AM

Robin and family Sorry to read about the lose of your love one Joe. He was a good guy and loved his sports. Prayers for the family at this time of your loss. Rest in peace Joe

Phil and Chickie George Jul 24 2013 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss
Joe was a great guy and I am honored to have known him

Colleen Steele

Colleen Steele Jul 24 2013 12:00 AM

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