BEVERLY — Joseph N. Kielbasa, 56, passed away unexpectedly on January 24, 2013, at his home. He was born on November 3, 1957, in Salem, MA. He was the son of Alice Kielbasa and the late Frank Kielbasa of Beverly.
Joe was a graduate of Beverly High School, North Shore Community College and served in the United States Coast Guard. He worked fro many years at Varian/CPI in Beverly. When not working, he enjoyed time with the family, golfing, boating, swimming, fishing and gardening.
He is survived and will be forever missed by his brother Frank and Normela and their children, Christina and Marcus Hinckley and family, Frank and Lupita Kielbasa and their family, Joanne and Leo Zapata and their family; sister Barbara and Phil Small and their family, Adam and Allison, Nick and Andrea; brother Michael and Sarah and their children, Michael, Mathew and Mark.
ARRANGEMENTS: A Memorial Mass of remembrance will be celebrated at Saint John the Evangelist Church, 111 New Balch Street, Beverly, on Tuesday at 11:00 A.M. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. There will be no visiting hours. In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations may be made in Joe’s Memory to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 or www.woundedwarriorproject.org. Arrangements by the Campbell-Lee, Moody, Russell Funeral Home, 525 Cabot Street, Beverly. Information, directions, condolences at www.campbellfuneral.com.