Sultana Jr., Joseph Emanuel

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July 21, 1930 - September 12, 2018

Sultana Jr., Joseph Emanuel

Joseph Emanuel Sultana, Jr, 88, of Farmers Branch, Texas passed away on Wednesday, September 12, 2018 after losing a battle with multiple myeloma cancer. He was born July 21, 1930, in Detroit, Michigan to Joseph and Mary Sultana, the fourth of eight children. He was retired from Southwestern Bell Telephone.

Joseph is survived by his wife, Mary Linda Sultana; all his children, Joseph E Sultana III of Pennsylvania and wife AletaAnn, Susan D Willis and husband Austin of Pennsylvania, Michael C Sultana and wife Cristina of Carrollton, Texas, Kathryn L Ulmer and husband Robert of Pennsylvania, Richard E Sultana and wife Lindsay of Bedford, Texas, Charles A Sultana and wife Violet of Colorado, and Jason P Sultana and wife Kathryn of Farmers Branch, Texas.

Joseph is blessed with thirteen grandchildren; Marie and Fritz (Joseph III), Jessica and Sean (Susan), Sonja and Janine (Michael), Ashley and Marc (Kathryn), Luke and Liam (Richard), and Signe, Nathan, Lucy (Jason) and one great grandchild, Ruby (Ashley, Kathryn).

Joseph is also survived by two sisters; Tessie Howard of Michigan and Marion Williams of Utah, two brothers Frank and Victor both of Michigan, and his sister-in-law Josephine Sultana of Florida by his oldest brother Charles Sultana. Charles, Anthony and Emanuel are no longer with us. Joseph was previously married to Alice Mae Fisher Sultana who is also no longer with us but represented by their six children.

Funeral will be held in the Brooks Family Chapel of the North Dallas Funeral Home, 2710  Valley View Lane, Farmers Branch, Texas 75234 on Saturday, September 15, 2018 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  Joseph will be interred at the Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery at a later date.

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Donald L Huffman

November 14, 2018 9:23AM

Giving thanks for Joseph Sultana's service to our country, and praying for comfort for his family and friends for their loss..
d Huffman, DFW Honor Guard, PGR member, Army Vet, and chaplain

Donald Huffman

November 13, 2018 11:02PM

Special thanks for the US Army military service of Joseph Sultana JR to his country during the Korean Era. Prayer go out to our Father in Heaven for the family and many friends for comfort in their loss.


November 09, 2018 1:19AM

Thoughts of comfort and condolences to the grieving family.

Prayers to all in this time of need.

Rest in peace.

SSG Kevin Lewis
PGR Texas
US Army, Retired

Cathie Fisher

September 15, 2018 7:10PM

I am so sorry for your loss. The Sultana family is in my thoughts and prayers.

Fred Thornton

September 15, 2018 7:45AM

I will miss Joe's smile and encouraging words every time we would meet. He was a Great person to know along with his family.