Joseph  Paratto

Obituary of Joseph E. Paratto

Joseph E. Paratto, 36, of Boyertown, PA, passed away on December 31, 2021. Born in Vineland, NJ, on December 7, 1985, Joseph was the son of David Paratto and Susan (McGinnis) Bevington.


Joey graduated from Boyertown High School in 2004, and received his associate’s degree from Lincoln Technical Institute in Allentown, PA. He recently moved to Kinsgland, GA, where he worked as a coating specialist for F.D. Thomas, Inc., at the Naval Submarine Base in Kings Bay, GA. Outside of work, he enjoyed listening to some of his favorite artists, Grateful Dead, The Rolling Stones, and Phish, cheering on the Pittsburgh Steelers, and spending time with his dog, Rigby.


In addition to his mother and father, Joey is lovingly remembered by his stepfather, Charles Bevington; his siblings, Jennifer (& John) Motsney, David (& Lauren) Paratto, Eric (& Maria) Paratto, Elizabeth (& Alex) Walter, and Charles (& Katie) Bevington; and many nieces and nephews.


Visitation will take place on Sunday, January 9, 2022, from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Life Celebration will follow at 3:00 p.m.


Interment will take place on Monday, January 10, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Fairview Cemetery, 317 W. Philadelphia Ave., Boyertown, PA 19512.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Joey’s memory to Promise of Hope at