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Joseph Covello

June 20, 1940 — December 21, 2021

Colonial Heights

Joseph Covello, age 81 years, of Colonial Heights, VA, died peacefully on Tuesday, December 21, 2021 at his home.

A complete life legacy reflecting on Joseph’s journey will be forthcoming.

A gathering of family and friends will take place on Wednesday, December 29, 2021 from 10:30-11:00 a.m. in the Chapel of Somerset Hills Mausoleum, 95 Mt. Airy Road, Basking Ridge, NJ, under the care and direction of Wright & Ford Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 38 State Highway 31, Flemington, NJ.

Prayer services officiated by Rev. Kenneth Brighenti will follow the gathering beginning at 11:00 a.m. and to which all are welcome. Entombment next to his cherished daughter, Grace, will follow.

You are encouraged to visit Joseph’s permanent life celebration site at to light a candle of hope, leave messages of condolence, share words of comfort and recollection, and post photographs of his life.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Joseph’s honor and memory may be sent to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, via mail to 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Local funeral arrangements were handled by the Colonial Heights Chapel of E. Alvin Small Funeral Homes and Crematory 2033 Boulevard Colonial Heights, Virginia 23834

To send flowers to the family in memory of Joseph Covello, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Starts at 11:00am (Eastern time)

Chapel of Somerset Hills Mausoleum

95 Mt Airy Rd, Bernards, NJ 07920

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