Obituary for Joseph Brissette
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Joseph Brissette

February 20, 1947 ~ May 11, 2017 (age 70)

Joseph Brissette, 70, went home to be with the Lord May 11, 2017.

Funeral Services celebrating his life will be held 6:00PM Monday May 15, 2017 at the Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Services Chapel with Dr. Pete Kunkle officiating.  The family will visit with friends immediately following the service.

A native of Rhode Island, Joseph was the son of the late Velma Angell and Leo Joseph Brissette. Joseph was the Regional Manager for Dodson Pest Control for twenty-two years and retired in 2014. He was an avid golfer, enjoyed shooting pool, camping, motorcycles, and spending time and traveling with his wife, family and grandchildren.

Survivors include his loving wife Barbara Brissette of the home; daughters Lisa Riddle and El of Canton, Georgia, and Tammy Gibbins and Brian of Woodstock, Georgia, and Dawn Fincher and Anthony of Advance, NC; grandchildren Kara Mathews, Maya Gibbins, Joe Gibbins, Lili Gibbins, Ivy Gibbins, Jordan Fincher, Jacob Fincher, and Erin Fincher; sisters Nancy McGrotty of Florida, and Avis DeRosa-Califano and Robert of Rhode Island; brother Larry Brissette and Gail of Rhode Island; and numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Friends and family may sign, and view the guestbook at

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Association at


 Service Information

Funeral Service
May 15, 2017

6:00 PM
Pierce-Jefferson Funeral & Cremation Services Chapel
213 W. Mountain Street
Kernersville, NC 27284

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