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Joseph Anthony Bissett, Sr.

March 8, 1952 ~ August 12, 2019 (age 67)

Joseph Anthony Bissett, Sr., 67, of Downingtown, passed away on Monday, August 12, 2019 at Brandywine Hall in West Chester.

He was the son of Marie T. Primavera Bissett of Downingtown and the late Jack Edward Bissett.

Born in Philadelphia, Joe was raised in St. Barnabas’ Parish and attended West Catholic Prep and Cardinal O’Hara High School.

He received a bachelor’s degree from Peirce College and later a master’s degree from The Wharton School of Business of the University of Pennsylvania.

During his career, Joe was the President of the computer-consulting firm, Conserv, Inc.

Joe had a passion for music. Inspired by his favorite band, the Beatles, he learned how to play the guitar, saxophone, clarinet, and piano, among other musical instruments.

He was a huge Philadelphia sports fan, cheering on his beloved Phillies and Eagles, and enjoyed owning and driving new cars.

In addition to his mother, Joe is survived by his sons, Joseph A. “Joey” Bissett, Jr. and his wife, Jennine, of Coatesville and Jonathan Bissett and his fiance, Minh Thu, of Vienna, Virginia.

Joe’s family will be receiving relatives and friends from 9 to 9:45 am on Saturday, August 17th at St. Joseph Church, 332 Manor Ave., Downingtown, where his Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 am.

Interment will be in Ss. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Springfield.

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