Joseph W. Sisson

Mar 7, 1980 - Oct 20, 2013

Joseph W. Sisson, age 33, of Akron, Ohio, passed away Oct. 20, 2013.

He was the son of Gloria Johnson and Mark Sisson. Joseph was born on March 7, 1980 in Sandusky.

He was a loving son, brother, grandson, and uncle who enjoyed traveling around the world while he worked for Kerry Inc. Joseph lived three years in Japan while working for K.P.M.G. He graduated from Brecksville High school in 1998, and graduated from Heidelberg University in 2003. He was part of the Heids New Sigma Alpha. Joseph was an avid athlete and a great friend to many. He was everyone’s superhero.

He will be dearly missed by his beloved parents; stepfather, James G. Johnson; brothers, Joshua Sisson, Patrick and Nicholas Zanko and Adam Sisson; sisters, Jessica and Katie Sisson; grandmothers, Kathleen Young, and Donna Sisson; nephew, Bryon Sisson.

He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, Scott Young and Richard Sisson; and stepfather, Harry Zanko.

Friends may join the family for a Mass of Christian Burial to be held at 10 a.m. Monday, Oct. 28, at St. Basil Catholic Church, 8700 Brecksville Road, Brecksville, Ohio. Father Ralph Coletta will be officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Can In Cancer Foundation, 1395 W. Market St., Akron, OH 44313.

Condolences may be shared at carlsonfuneralhomes.com.