94, of Bayonne passed away on February 7, 2018 in the comfort of his house and surrounded by his wife of seventy years, Helen (nee: Protokowicz) Suarez. He was proud to be the Chapter President of Local 195 at the New Jersey City University. Having served in the army during WWII, he was a member of Pacific Theater of Operations. He is predeceased by his parents, Joseph Sr. and Maria (nee: Longuira) Suarez; his sisters, Gloria and Conseulo; and his brothers, Anthony and Gabriel. He is survived by his wife, Helen; his children, Richard and his wife, Sherral Suarez, and Denise and her spouse, Nick Giancaspro; his brother, Ben; his grandchildren, Graig Suarez, Tracey McCarrick and her spouse, Craig, and Gillian Giancaspro; and his great-granddaughter, Juliet McCarrick. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in Joseph’s name to the American Heart Association. Funeral arrangements by DZIKOWSKI, PIERCE & LEVIS Funeral Home, 24 E. 19th St.