Joseph John Farina, 39, a United States Army Veteran and an electrical
engineer, passed away May 22, 2014, in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He was born on
May 1, 1975, in Newburgh, New York, to Donna Santanello Ladd and John
Joseph Farina. Joe graduated from Broken Arrow High School and was a member
of The American Legion, Post #1, in Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents, Donna Santanello Ladd and John
Joseph Farina. He is survived by this wife, Libby Farina, three sons,
Joseph Albert, Anthony Michael, and Gabriel Alexander of the home, his
Stepfather, Larry Ladd, Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, Grandfather, Albert Santanello
from Washington Township, New Jersey, Grandmother, Rosemarie Wilhelm who
lives in New Jersey, Sister, Colleen Covington of Tulsa, Father and Mother
In-law, Bill and Cindy Parrott, Tulsa, and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Friends and family will gather to celebrate Joe's life at the Immanuel
Lutheran Church, 400 N. Aspen, Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, on Thursday, May
29, at 11:00, with Pastor Arthur Spomer officiating. Monetary donations
for Joe's children can be sent to The Farina Family Fund at :