Joseph "Joe Rags" Roglieri, Sr., 88, of Kingston, NY, passed away on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at home in Kingston. He was born January 24, 1933 in Poughkeepsie, NY son of the late Joseph and Lena (Saraceni) Roglieri.
Joe served in the US Marine Corps 2nd Marine Division 8th Regiment 2nd Battalion F Company during the Korean War where he fought in the Battle of the Frozen Chosin. He later was the Business Agent for the Local 99 Roofers and Waterproofers Union in Port Ewen for many years. He was also a past President of the Buildings Trades Council and we a was a life member of the Joyce Schirick Post #1386 VFW in Kingston. He was an avid outdoorsman, enjoying trout fishing and hunting.
Joe is survived by his sons, Michael Roglieri and his wife Danielle of Kingston, Dr. Joseph Roglieri of Schenectady, Kris Roglieri of Queensbury, NY, and his grandchildren, Liliana, Chase, Sophia, Olivia, Luca, Gianna, and Santino Roglieri. In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by his siblings, Katherine Fauci, John Roglieri, Vito Roglieri, and Marianne Key, as well as his beloved dog, Brutus.
Arrangements entrusted to Keyser Funeral & Cremation Service, Inc., 326 Albany Avenue, Kingston, NY 12401, where family and friends may visit on Thursday, May 20, 2021 from 4pm to 7pm. The funeral service will take place at the funeral home on Friday, May 21, 2021 at 10am followed by burial in St. Peter's Cemetery, Poughkeepsie, NY. If you would like to attend the services, please reserve your space here: https://app.planhero.com/gatherings/9004-joseph-roglieri-sr A tribute for Joseph can be found at www.KeyserFuneralService.com , where you may leave memories and expressions of sympathy for his family.