NATICK – Joseph N. Verna, 88, of Natick passed away peacefully on November 23, 2021 surrounded by his loving family at his home in Natick.
Joe was born in Boston, the son of the late Luigi and Leah (DiMarzio) Verna.
He grew up in Hyde Park and graduated from Hyde Park High School in 1951.
Joe was also an Army Veteran of the Korean War, proudly assigned to the 7th Army band.
After serving his country, he attended Northeastern University and graduated in 1961.
Joe was married to the late Irene (Cash) for 54 years and they had four children: Michelle Stewardson (Donald) of Milford, Maureen Verna of Natick, Chris Verna (Barbie) of Natick, and Lisa Flood (Dan) of Valley City, OH. Joe’s eleven grandchildren have given him 38 years of memories: Billy, Kyle, Scott, Tyler, Sophia, Francesca, Jay, Cameron, Dominic, Danny, and Lindsey. Joe is survived by his brother, Gene Verna (Barbara) of North Myrtle Beach, SC, sister-in-law Joan Recchia of Shirley and his…