Joe passed peacefully on November 16, 2020 at age 71. He was born on April 9, 1949 to the late Joseph and Margaret (Mazzochi) Witkousky. Besides his parents he was predeceased by his wife Diane Witkousky. Survived by his son Michael Witkousky (Dana Brown) of Conesus; former spouse Cathy Witkousky of Livonia; and several close friends.
Joe was born in Ossining, NY where he attended high school. After graduation he attended Alfred State University and later received his bachelor’s degree from SUNY Geneseo. Joe was a carpenter for over 30 years and was a member of the Local 85 in Rochester, NY. Joe and Diane attended the Livonia Presbyterian Church for many years. He enjoyed spending time with friends, mowing his lawn, fishing, and having a cold beer.
Family and friends may call on Friday, November 20th, from 5-7pm at the Kevin W. Dougherty Funeral Home Inc., 21 Big Tree Street, Rte 15 & 20A, Livonia, NY. A graveside service will be held Saturday, November 21st, 2pm at Harder Cemetery, Harder Road, Hemlock, NY (just off Federal Road). In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Livonia Presbyterian Church, 3837 Center Street, Livonia, NY 14487. To send a condolence or share a memory please visit: www.doughertyfuneralhomes.com
*Please note, the funeral home will be operating at a limited capacity per state guidelines. New York State requires those in attendance to adhere to these guidelines including those related to social distancing and face coverings.