Joseph Thomas Lazarich



Joseph Thomas Lazarich
06/29/1949 - 06/24/2015

Joseph T. Lazarich, 65, of Springfield, New Jersey passed away on Wednesday, June 24, 2015.

Joseph was born on June 29, 1949 in Union, New Jersey. He was the son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Joseph A. and Virginia (nee Sweeney) Lazarich.

Joseph owned and operated Lazarich Group, LLC in which he worked as a sales representative.

Joseph enjoyed spending time outdoors and reading the morning newspaper. He loved connecting with people and building friendships. Joseph liked watching old war movies and was a history buff. He was an avid New York Yankees fan and collected sports memorabilia. Joseph was a parishioner of St James the Apostle Church, Springfield, NJ.

He is survived by his brother, John J. Lazarich, step-brothers; Frank, Danny and Bobby Foti, a step-son, Nicholas Canes and several nieces and nephews. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the memorial visitation on Thursday, July 2, 2015 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Bradley, Smith & Smith Funeral Home, 415 Morris Avenue, Springfield, NJ 07081. A prayer service will be 7:30 p.m. in the funeral home. Cremation will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations in Joseph’s name may be made to Bonnie Foti for Gregorian Masses to be held in his name.