Joseph M. Ciccarelli, 47, of Clay, New York, passed away unexpectedly on Thursday December 17, 2020. He was born August 17, 1973 in Syracuse to Joseph R. and Jean ( Jay) Ciccarelli. Joe, as he was known to everyone, graduated from Cicero North Syracuse High School in 1993. In 1995 he met Trinidy Bailey. Their romance blossomed over the years and they married in 1999. Joe was a chef, a passion that started when he was young. He worked for various local restaurants in the Syracuse area. Joe truly did his best work at his famous backyard barbeques and Christmas morning breakfast where everyone and anyone was welcome. In 2015, Joe started working for Frito Lay in East Syracuse so he could spend more time at home with his family. 2001 brought a son, Joseph "Joey" and 2009 brought a daughter Bailey. joe's greatest joy in life was his family and friends he considered as family. In the early days you could catch Joe enjoying a game of pool at Salt City Billiards with his friends.
Joe was predeceased by his mother Jean Ciccarelli in 2018.
Left to cherish his memory are; his wife of 21 years Trinidy Ciccarelli; children, Joey and Bailey Ciccarelli; father, Joseph R. Ciccarelli (Evelyn); brothers, Steven(Pam) Ciccarelli and Kenneth (Ellen) Ciccarelli; mother in law, Christine Bailey; Sister in law, Taylor Chambers; Nephew, Dominick Ciccarelli; nieces, Emily Ciccarelli and Emma Gosek; several aunts, uncles and cousins.
Due to COVID 19 restrictions a memorial service will be private. Live streaming of Joe's memorial service will be available through Youtube at northsidechurchliverpool.
A celebration of Joe's life will be held at a later date in August of 2021.
Ballweg and Lunsford Funeral Home has care of arrangements.