Joseph L. Ghiloni, age 76, of Jackson, passed away on Sunday, April 22, 2018. He was born in Newark, Ohio on Aug. 24, 1941 to the late James Ghiloni and Carrie (Linton) Ghiloni, who survives. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a son, Andrew Ghiloni.
He is survived by his wife, Tobi Ghiloni; a daughter, Shannon (Mark) Dawson; grandchildren: Jayni Cordell, Joseph Dawson, Carl Ghiloni, Steven Ghiloni and Christopher Ghiloni, along with seven great-grandchildren. Also surviving are seven brothers: Jamie, Chris, John, Tim, Ben, Dan, and Tony Ghiloni; four sisters: Theresa Reichley, Monica Kashner, Gina Hinterschied and Martha DeVito, and many nieces and nephews.
Joseph was a veteran of the United States Navy. He loved building antique cars and hot rods, along with going to car shows. He also enjoyed crossword puzzles, mowing grass, playing poker and fishing.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, April 30 at 2 p.m. at the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home in Jackson, Ohio with Pastor Jamie Ghiloni officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 12 p.m. (noon) until the time of the service. Military honors will be provided by Jackson Chapter 45 of the D.A.V. In keeping with his wishes, cremation will follow the services.
Arrangements are by the Mayhew-Brown Funeral Home and Southern Ohio Cremation Services in Jackson.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.mayhew-brownfuneralhome.com