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Celebrating the life of
Joseph Angelo DeVita
Passed away on February 22, 2019
Services under the direction of:
Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel
  • Memorial Mass
  • 11:00 a.m. - Tuesday, March 05, 2019
  • St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church
  • 7020 Concord Road (Map)
    Savannah, Georgia 31410

  • 897-5156

Joseph Angelo DeVita, 94, died Friday, February 22, 2019 at Summer Breeze.

Born June 4, 1924 in San Diego, CA, Mr. DeVita was a longtime resident of Savannah.  He was a United States Army veteran of World War II and the Korean War.  He worked for Grumman Aerospace in New York for 3 years before moving to Savannah with Gulfstream.  He retired from Gulfstream Aerospace after 24 years and was a charter member of the Gulfstream Retirees Club.  Mr. DeVita was a member of St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus, Council #5588, and was a member of the Bacon Park Golf Senior Blitz for over 30 years.

Surviving are his sons, Joseph P. DeVita and his wife, Karen, of Chokio, MN, Nick DeVita and his wife, Maddy, of Brookhaven, NY, Edward DeVita of Savannah, and Daniel DeVita of North Hollywood, CA; five grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church.





Candle tribute lit by Richard & Ann Lutz & Family — Georgia

Candle tribute lit by Patra Rickman — Georgia

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