Of Malden. Formerly of Charlestown, died on April 6th. Beloved husband of Lisa M. (Smith) Davide. Father of Michael Davide and his wife Michelle of Franklin and Matthew, Mark and Laura Davide, all of Malden. Grandfather of Michael and Gabriella. Son of the late Luciano and Adelina (Botta) Davide. Joe was raised and educated in Charlestown. He is a graduate of Charlestown High School. He served his country honorably as a soldier in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. For many years, Joe owned and operated JD Electric in Malden. He was a master electrician who did both residential and commercial electrical work. He made many good friends in the business during his tenure. Joe was an avid sports fan. He enjoyed watching the Red Sox, Bruins and Patriots. He was a fan of Western movies and shows. He also enjoyed word and picture puzzles and never found a jelly donut that he didn’t like.
Relatives & friends were invited to attend visiting hours held at the Breslin Funeral Home, Malden on Tuesday April 11th. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Care Dimensions, 75 Sylvan St., Danvers, MA 01923 or to the Jimmy Fund, c/o Dana Farber Cancer Institute, P.O. Box 849168, Boston, MA 02284-9168.