Joseph Liseno Obituary (2022) – Auburn, NY

Joseph A. Liseno, Jr.

AUBURN – Joseph Liseno, 61, of Auburn died suddenly on Thursday, January 13, 2022 at Auburn Community Hospital.

In partnership with his brothers, Joe owned several Subway restaurants located in Auburn and the Syracuse area. He was a graduate of Auburn High School and a fellow of St. Mary’s Church.

Joe dealt with serious health issues for many years with courage, grace and unwavering faith. His love of music and his devotion to his family sustained him throughout his adult life. His strength, perspective and sincere concern for others were reflected in the love and admiration he received from his large extended family and many friends. He was an inspiration to many and will be sadly missed by all who knew him.

Joe was predeceased by his loving parents, Joseph, Sr., who died in 1987, and Eleanor (Colella) Liseno, who died in 2020. He is survived by his brothers: David (Cheri) of Elbridge and Billy Liseno of Camillus; uncles: Raymond Colella of Prosser, WA, Edward Colella of Auburn and Albert (Sandy) Colella of Auburn; and aunt Lillian Colella of Auburn; nephews: Jeramie (Rachel) of Union Springs, Cory (Daniella) of Park Ridge, NJ, Justin of Camillus and Nick of Rochester; grandnieces: Leah, Rowan and Abigail; grandnephews: Mason, Draven and Matteo; and many cousins.

Family and friends are invited to call Wednesday, January 19, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. at St. Mary’s Church with a Christian Burial Mass offered at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be in the plot family at St. Joseph Cemetery in Fleming.

The mask is mandatory at all times.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to The Salvation Army of Auburn, NY, 18 East Genesee Street, Auburn, NY 13021

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Published by The Citizen on January 16, 2022.

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