Loudonville – Joseph Paruszkiewicz III, 43, passed away suddenly at his home on Friday April 16, 2021. Born in Niskayuna on May 7, 1977 he is the beloved son of Joseph (Linda) Paruszkiewicz II and Donna (Daniel Garmley) Urbanski.
Joseph was an ocean lover with an incredible passion for sharks and scuba diving. He had a fierce love for football, playing center and nose-tackle on the Shaker High School Varsity Football Team as a teen. Joe co-founded the Watervliet Youth Football Program with Lou Spychalski and was a die-hard Chicago Bears fan. Joseph was employed by The New York State Tax and Finance Department and spent his free time enjoying food, sports and his family. He lived by the motto. “Drive fast, Dive Deep!”
Joseph is predeceased by his maternal grandparents Joseph (Marie) Urbanski and Betty Urbanski as well as his paternal grandparents, Joseph (Josephine) Paruszkiewicz and his aunt and Godmother Janice Paruszkiewicz.
In addition to his parents, Joseph is survived by the love of his life Christina Langille; his children, Joseph, Elizabeth and Brittany Paruszkiewicz; his bonus kids, Cheyenne (Keshawn) LaPlante, Steven Newell and Taylor Newell; grandchildren, Carter and Kaia; his best friend, Scott Booth as well as many nieces and nephews.
Calling hours for Joseph will be held on Thursday April 22nd from 5:00 -7:00 pm at The Parker Bros. Memorial Funeral Home, 2013 Broadway in Watervliet. A memorial service will begin at 7:00 pm.