In loving memory of

Joseph Visconti
September 30, 1930 - November 5, 2021

Joseph M. Visconti, 91, passed away Saturday, November 6, 2021 in Venice, Florida.

Joe was born September 30, 1930 in Syracuse, the son of Samuel and Agnes Davidson Visconti. He lived in Syracuse through his child and adulthood and founded the Visconti Corporation, a general construction company that built or renovated many significant projects in upstate New York including: Tecumseh Elementary School, Wetzel Road Elementary School, Soule Road Elementary School, Onondaga Count Hazard Branch Library, St. Joseph' Church in Camillus, Immaculate Conception Church in Fayetteville, a few buildings at Fort Drum, and the ice-skating arena at Lake Placid for the 1980 Winter Olympics just to name a few.

Joe loved to travel and enjoyed spending time with his friends and family, especially in retirement. Joe was a devout roman catholic and attended church every day in retirement. He also loved to sing and for years sang for the funeral choir at the Epiphany Cathedral in Venice Florida.

He is survived by his children Anne R. Biagianti and her husband Joseph, Joseph M. Visconti Jr. and his wife Christine, Andrew J. Visconti and his wife Kim, Paul A. Visconti, Edward B. Visconti and his wife Joyce, Mark S. Visconti, Margaret A. Visconti, Ellen B. Olson, Maria T. Cimilluca and her husband Sam, and Peter J. Visconti and his wife Heather, and 17 grandchildren. Joe is also survived by his brother John Visconti, a sister Mary Szczech , 2 half brothers Jerry Visconti and Wayne Visconti, 2 half sisters Cathy Deline and Jo Marie Visconti. He is predeceased by his parents, his brother Leo, and sons Robert Edward and Robert Bernard.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to National Multiple Sclerosis Society at


Ellen Visconti wrote on Nov 12, 2021:

"Deepest sympathy to all the Visconti families .Rest peacefully Joe .From Patrick Jeremiah and Neil Stack "

Tom Stack wrote on Nov 11, 2021:

"So sorry to hear of your passing. You gave me many life experiences that I wouldn't of had, and I will always remember and cherish them. Rarely, was a soccer or basketball game missed, and I've never forgot it. Rest in peace Joe. Love Tommy"

Theresa Kelly wrote on Nov 11, 2021:

"So sorry to hear about the passing our your father/grandfather. My thoughts and prayers are with you call. "

Ellen Stack Visconti wrote on Nov 9, 2021:

"My deepest sympathy to all ."

Pat Visconti wrote on Nov 9, 2021:

"My deepest sympathy. Pat Visconti, Leo's wife and Joe's sister-in-law"

Tom Rush wrote on Nov 9, 2021:

"Ed and Family, Our condolences, thoughts and prayers for your Dad. Tom, Katie and Jake Rush"

Maria O’Keefe wrote on Nov 9, 2021:

"Sincere condolences to the Visconti family. May he Rest In Peace and may all the memories live within your hearts and mind ? "

Ellen Visconti wrote on Nov 9, 2021:

"Love you Dad! You gave a lot of good lives to others through the Visconti Corporation! "

Kay wrote on Nov 9, 2021:

"Our deepest condolences to the Visconti family and friends from Kay and Stephanie at Sound Choice Cremation."