FREEHOLD – Joseph James Correia, 71, passed away on Tuesday July 9, 2019 at the Community Hospice Inn at St. Peter’s Hospital. He was born on February 6, 1948 in Attleboro, MA to the late James J. and Gloria I. Wilbur Correia. Joseph resided in Freehold and was a private contractor. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his wife, Darcy Griffin Correia. Joseph is survived by his daughter, Evangeline (Edward) Van Auken; his grandchildren, Alexandria (Lance) Robertson, and Edward, Elizabeth, and Sam Van Auken; his siblings, Margaret (Steve) Case, and Richard (Cheryl) and Robert Correia; and many nieces and nephews.
As per his wishes, Joseph has been privately cremated and no services will be taking place. Those wishing to remember him in a special way can make memorial donations to the Columbia-Greene Humane Society, 111 Humane Society Rd., Hudson, NY 12534. Condolences can be posted at ajcunninghamfh.com.