On Monday October 1, 2012 Joe passed away peacefully at the Greater Niagara General Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Predeceased by his loving wife and “dance partner”, Rose. Dear father of Marian (John Girodat), Thérèse (Mike Schmid), Andrew (Michelle), Vincent (Elaine), Gerard (Terry), and David (Shelley). Grandpa / Papa will be sadly missed by his 22 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. He will also be fondly remembered by his brothers, Jack and Chris, and sister Betty, of Scotland, as well as many nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends at the MORSE & SON FUNERAL HOME, 5917 Main Street, Niagara Falls, on Wednesday, October 3rd, from 7-9 pm and on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. Vigil will be held at the funeral home on Thursday evening at 8:30. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of theScapularChurch (6557 Thorold Stone Rd) on Friday morning at 10:30. Cremation will follow. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the McMaster Children’s Hospital in support of the Hemodialysis Machine campaign.