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February 19, 2022

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Martin

Really lovely, Glenn. Thank you.

EddieMarsAttack

Very nice piece. So sorry you lost your friend.

Marc Leland

This saddens me.

Nikki Busch

Loved this, Glenn. Joe was a sweet, one-of-a-kind guy. He’ll be missed.

Steven Uhrik

A beautiful tribute to your friend

Pete Apruzzese

Thank you for this. I was friends with Joe since 1981, our last film seen together was The Irishman. I enjoyed our all too few chats, many with with you, Glenn, after a classics show at the Lafayette on Saturdays. Somewhere in my stuff I have a cartoon he drew of me, I need to find it.

Craig Kaplan

Incredibly moving, Glenn. Anyone would be lucky to have such a remembrance. I’m very sorry for the loss of your friend.

Bruce Lundy

This is lovely, thank you. Makes me want to cherish my own friends more.

Preston

Beautiful write up, Glenn. Condolences.

Bria

Shocked. I saw Joe all the time at Stop & shop in Dumont. He wasmost of myh art classes at DHS.

Joe Scalia

Joe was a nice and friendly person He also said hello when I with my friend on Oak St
What great person

Vicki K

Thank you Glenn, I so enjoyed reading this. It's brought back a lot of fond memories. I spent a lot of time with Joe after high school but lost touch with him over the years. He was a wonderfully unique person and I feel sad that I hadn't seen him in so long.

Glenn Kenny

Thanks for your words, Vicki. I believe we met at least once during those times. If you are inclined, please get in touch at the contact email for this site (griffith1914@yahoo.com) or at glennkenny@mac.com . I am trying to organize a memorial for Joseph a few months down the line and I want to make sure everyone who can participate is in the loop.

Mark Zecca

Hi Glenn. Thank you for this beautiful recollection and tribute to Joe. I remember the many days we all would spend together. His dry humor amused me and his incredible knowledge of films was impressive. I thought his talent as an artist was outstanding and always told him so. Even though we lost contact decades ago, I remember him fondly. Marc Leland always kept me abreast. My best to you and I am so sorry for your loss. I know you were very close friends. MARK ZECCA

George

Wish I had stayed in touch with my high school and college friend who shared my pop culture interests. We drifted apart in our mid-20s, when we were living in different states, and never reconnected. This was in the '80s; staying in touch was harder before email and texting.

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