Joseph “J” Dyroff, 47, of Pottstown, formerly of Phoenixville, husband of Dawn M. (Weir) Dyroff, passed away on Saturday at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center after a long battle with lung cancer.
Born in Malvern, he was the son of the late Joseph F. and Elizabeth A. (Smith) Dyroff.
Joseph worked for Polychem for 18 years and McAvoy Brick for the last 7 years. He loved Mustang cars, dirt bikes and enjoyed going to auctions. Most of all, he was devoted to his family and will be sadly missed by many family and friends.
Surviving with his wife of 17 years are sons Justin Dyroff, husband of Brandy, of Stowe and James Dyroff of Pottstown; sisters Robin Glantz of NY, Diana Boudjouk, wife of Edward, of AZ, Mary Lou Dyroff of Royersford, Anne Marie Swist, wife of Scott, of Spring City and Michelle Dyroff of KY; brother Russell Dyroff, husband of Margo, of Robesonia and James Dyroff of OH; several nieces and nephews; a great niece and a great nephew that is on the way. He will also be sadly missed by his canine companions Louie and Zoose and Ziggy the cat. Along with his parents, he is predeceased by his brother Steven Dyroff.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, 11:00AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 711 N. Franklin Street, Pottstown. Visitation will be on Saturday from 9:30AM to 10:45AM at the funeral home. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, Private donations may be made to the family or Memorial donations may be made in Joseph’s name to the American Lung Association, 2121 City Line Road, Bethlehem, PA 18017-2100.