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Joseph L. Niespodzianski

November 04, 1950 - July 21, 2021

Obituary For Joseph L. Niespodzianski

Age 70, after a long battle with cancer on Wednesday, July 21, 2021, of Brentwood, formerly of Knoxville.

Husband of Cathy (Cwikla); beloved father of John (Cynthia) and Chris (Dannette); proud pap of Justin, Courtney (Richard) Brown, Chelsea Hayes, Ellie, Cieara, Camryn (Tony) and Shaine and Daniel Flanagan; great-grandfather of Maddox and Harleigh; brother of Thomas (Sandy) and Karen (Alex) Bright. Also survived by in-laws, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Friends will be received at the John F. Slater Funeral Home, Inc., 412-881-4100, 4201 Brownsville Road, Brentwood 15227 on Saturday, July 31, 2021 from 3-6 p.m. In lieu of flowers, family suggests contributions to the MDS Foundation @www.mds-foundation.org.

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Deepest condolences to the Niespodzianski family. Thanks for being a great friend and neighbor on Orchard Place to our family. Bill Lee
- Bill Lee
My deepest sympathies to Joe's family. Joe was great to be around and I will hold many fond memories of our working together, specially the early years with the Alumni Assn. I pray he will be in a good place.
- Bernie Komoroski
Cathy, John, Chris, Karen, Tom and the rest of my cousins/family ~ wishing you peace and comfort during this difficult time. I best remember Joe for his dry sense of humor, but that's just one of many fond memories I hold close. Please know you're all in our thoughts, and in our hearts. RIP, Cuz 💜
- Lynn & Sam Tiwari
I was so very sad to hear this news. Joe was my "Big Brother" when I was a freshman at St. Canice H.S. We corresponded from time to time through FB. Last time I had the pleasure of having dinner with Joe, Paul Greeno, and Tina Janeski was in Pgh many years ago and we had a blast. I love you and will miss you my brother.
- Betty (Kunkler)Cesky
I am saddened beyond words. Cathy and family, my heart goes out to you all. Joe was one of a kind and a dear friend to JM and me. Rest in peace Joe.
- Linda Jaworski
Our sympathy to your family. May God comfort you and give you peace.
- Rocky & Linda Sheehan
This was indeed sad news. I know Joe loved our classmates and keeping in touch with us. My sincere sympathies go out to your family.
- Karen (Binki) Budziszewski
Though words can do little, we hope our thoughts and prayers will support you all at this time. May the constant love of caring friends soften your sadness and may you cherished memories bring comfort , lasting peace and surround all of you hearts with much love! Joey was so very special and he brought many hours of joy to my life . I will miss him more than words can say! Fly free Joe and be at peace❤️❤️❤️❤️
- Denise, Bill and Shannon Hink
Deeply saddened by the news of Joe's passing. A truly warm, talented and special friend. He will be sorely missed by many. Joe Negri
- Joe Negri
Unfortunately I won't be able to attend Joe's funeral. But I send my deepest condolences to his family. Joe was a wonderful guy. I have a lot of very happy memories of him. We had some great times with Joe at different music venues. Loved his sense of humor. Lots of laughs with him. He will be sorely missed.
- Judy Fabina
To the Niespodzianski Family, Joe was a fellow member of the St Canice Class of '68 and a good friend. I remember his picture in the '67 Yearbook where he was listed as St Canice's (only?) golfer. He was a huge part of our 50th class reunion in 2018. May he rest in peace and may Perpetual Light shine upon him. Bob and Carolyn Schmitt
- Bob Schmitt
Our deepest sympathy to your family, Joe was a beloved cousin, I have many fond memories of our childhood. May God hold Joe in the palm of his loving hands.
- charlotte & Steve Bigos

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