This Book of Memories memorial website is designed to be a permanent tribute paying tribute to the life and memory of Joseph Stach, Jr.. It allows family and friends a place to re-visit, interact with each other, share and enhance this tribute for future generations. We are both pleased and proud to provide the Book of Memories to the families of our community.

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Condolence From: John Garvey
Condolence: Jo-Ann and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I was out of the state taking care of my mother on the date of the funeral and I am sorry that I was not there. May God take care of you and your family.

John Garvey
Tuesday January 16, 2018
Condolence From: Thomas Bierds
Condolence: My thoughts and prayers to Joe Sr. and the Stach family.
Words can not truly express the greatness and caring Joe Jr. gave to his community, fellow firefighters and the emergency services.
RIP Joe Job and Service Well Done
Friday January 12, 2018
Condolence From: LT Peter "Doc" Wight (retired)
Condolence: Rest easy, sleep well my brother
Know the line has held, your job is done
Rest easy, sleep well
Others have taken up where you fell
The line has held
Peace, peace, and farewell...
Thursday January 11, 2018
Condolence From: Mark Cabaroy
Condolence: Joe was a great guy with a wicked sense of humor, we all miss him dearly here at Columbia and our thoughts and prayers go out to him and his family.
Wednesday January 10, 2018
Condolence From: Tammy Cascioli
Condolence: May all your pain and suffering be over and may you soar pain free with the angels who have gone before you Joe! May you rest in eternal peace.
To Joann, and the entire Stach family I'm so very sorry for your loss! May you find comfort in knowing Joe is no longer in pain. Sending my love, Tammy
Wednesday January 10, 2018
Condolence From: Fred Small
Condolence: Joe's colleagues at the Columbia Services Center all miss his good humor, positive energy, tireless helpfulness and overall smart-alecky comradeship. Our thoughts are with his family.
Wednesday January 10, 2018
Condolence From: Greg and Diane Capezzuto & Family
Condolence: We are so sorry to hear of the passing of Joe. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.
Tuesday January 09, 2018
Condolence From: Bryan Violetto
Condolence: Our heartfelt condolences go out to the Stach family. Joe is deeply missed at Columbia University Facilities. Joe was a dedicated and hard working Fire Safety Officer and is especially missed by the 4-12 shift at Public Safety.
Tuesday January 09, 2018