Joseph Pollo, age 88 of Benld, died Thursday, August 1, 2019, at St. Francis Hospital in Litchfield. Joe was born on May 25, 1931, in White City, the son of the late Stephen and Emma (Mandak) Pollo.
Mr. Pollo was a lab technician at McDonnel Douglas and Boeing. He was a US Army veteran during the Korean conflict and was a member of the Staunton Chapter of the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW).
He married Phyllis Smith in May 1954. She survives. Also surviving are two sons, Mark (Tammy) Pollo of St. Jacob and Brian (Kathy) Pollo of Mt. Olive; two grandchildren: David Ramey of St. Louis, MO and Renee Schucker of St. Charles, MO; and two great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Debra Pollo and four brothers.
A private graveside service will be held at Staunton City Cemetery in Staunton.