Joseph V. Rizzi

Joseph Vito Rizzi Sr., 71, of Riverside, died peacefully on Dec. 17, 2020.

Mr. Rizzi was the husband of Candace (nee Kunz) Rizzi for 48 years; the father of Jennifer (Joe) Schurer, Joseph (Linda) Rizzi Jr. and Samantha Rizzi; the Papa of James and Juliette Schurer; the son of the late Joseph and Mary (nee Mancini) Rizzi; the brother of Louis (Valorie) Rizzi; the son-in-law of the late Robert and Valerie (nee Melius) Kunz; the brother-in-law to Erik (Maureen) Kunz and the late Jeffrey (Lawren) Kunz; and an uncle, great uncle, cousin and friend of many. He will be greatly missed.

Due to COVID-19, the family has chosen to postpone a private memorial until summer 2021. You may sign his book or leave condolences by visiting online at and clicking on the “Guestbook” page.

Ivins-Moravecek Funeral Home, Riverside, handled arrangements.