Joseph Benedict Doerfler

Suddenly passed away on Friday, March 16, 2018. Beloved husband of 28 years to Carolyn (Connelly) Doerfler; greatly admired father of Donald and Joseph Doerfler; cherished son of Mary Jane and the late Donald Joseph Doerfler; son-in-law of John and Myrtle Connelly; brother of Donald (Janice) and Evy Doerfler; uncle of Meghan (Mike), Taylor and Raymond; brother-in-law of Merrilynn (Bob) Young. Joe was adored by his uncle Pete (Carol) and Aunt Patty (Jim) and his cousins. He will be missed for his laughter and giving spirit. Joe’s spirit and memory will remain alive through his family and many friends. Joe loved his family and friends. He was a giving, loving, person that loved to bake, cook and care for his friends and family. Joe was always there for everyone and will be dearly missed by all.

Friends received in the William F. Gross Funeral Home, Ltd. 11735 Frankstown Road (at Rodi Road) Penn Hills on Monday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Prayers Tuesday 9:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Joseph Church, 10 a.m.