Penta, Joseph, Jr., 84, of New Port Richey went to be with the Lord on November 3, 2019. He was born on August 13, 1935. Joseph leaves his wife of 40 years; Patricia (Nee) (Foertsch) Penta, to cherish his memory. Joe is also survived by his children; John Penta, Bruce Kuefner, Donna Deck, and Guy Neil Parent, 5 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren. Joseph was preceded in death by his parents; Joseph, Sr., and Anna (Valentine), and grandson, Nicholas Parent. Joe was an Electronic Technician once he got out of the service. Joe served in the U.S Army during the Korean War. He was a past Commander of the American Legion Post 343. Joe enjoyed spending time on boats, camping, and with his family. Joe will forever be missed and cherished by all that knew him.