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Joseph W. Premo

OGDENSBURG-Funeral services for Joseph W. Premo, 63, of Ogdensburg will be private. Mr. Premo died unexpectedly on Monday, October 22, 2018, at his home.  There will be no public calling hours.

Arrangements are under the direction of LaRue & Pitcher Funeral Home.

Joseph was born on April 2, 1955 in Ogdensburg. He was the son of the late Warren and Dorothy (Allen) Premo.  He attended Ogdensburg Free Academy for his education and later married Angela Abar, which ended in divorce although they remained close until her passing.   Joe worked as a custodian for the St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center until his retirement.   Joe painted cars along with his dad for many years.  Most of all spending time with his children and grandchildren was his greatest joy.

Joe is survived by his children; Chantelle Premo and her companion Mike Powell of Albany,  Cassandra Premo of Watertown and Mike Abar of Malone.  He is survived by his grandchildren; Wyatt and Cyrus Abar and Doniven, Neveah and Keynan Saunders and newly born Kymarcus Hood.  Also surviving are his siblings, Rick Premo and his wife Sheila of Port Charlotte, Florida and Dave Premo and his companion Susan Brenno of Ogdensburg.  Several Nieces, Nephews, and  Cousins survive him.

He was predeceased by his sister Mary Premo.

Donation’s in Joe’s memory may be made to a charity of one’s choice.  

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Joe I am sorry I was not there for you when you needed me like you were there for Me when we were young you were my best friend and you still are till we meet again love you man

Victor Lamont 8) Oct 27 2018 12:00 AM

Im not even sure of the words to say, my heart is empty...I miss u daddy although you are at peace and it hurts so much that you are not with me anymore I know you are up there smiling down and are another guardian angel up above....rest easy daddy and tell mom I love and miss her

Chantelle Premo Oct 26 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Joseph Premo

Marilyn Gates Oct 23 2018 12:00 AM

Joe our neighborhood is slowly growing smaller and smaller, you will be truly missed, my thoughts and prayers are with Joe's family.

Rena O"Marah Oct 23 2018 12:00 AM

Met you when I moved to gaslight village many years ago. He was a great man. Fly high. Prayers to all the family

Karoline kelley Oct 23 2018 12:00 AM

Bruce Gates
Joe was more the a cousin he was a like a brother i was saddened to hear of his passing and he will be missed. God bless him and i am sure he is with all his loved ones now and smiling like he always did. Love you Joe

Bruce Gates Oct 23 2018 12:00 AM

To the Premo family, sorry for your loss. May he rest in Peace. I'm sure he will be missed.

Pat (Sherry) Mandogo Oct 23 2018 12:00 AM

I worked with Joe at slpc as well as growing up with him. Joe was a good man. Rest In Peace joe say hi to Mary.

Dick ladouceur Oct 22 2018 12:00 AM

You are going to be missed more than you realize. You are finally at peace now Uncle Joe. Rest easy. Give all my love to mom, poppy and grandma.

Tammy Tulip Oct 22 2018 12:00 AM

My sincere condolences to the Premo family. I have very fond memories of Joe, who had a heart of gold.

Martha Martin Oct 22 2018 12:00 AM

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