Joseph Milazzo, 81 years old of Hammond, Louisiana, passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017, at his residence. Joseph was born on Tuesday, September 29, 1936, in Hammond. He was a carpenter, cabinet maker by trade. Surviving are wife of 55 years, Janet Sciortino Milazzo; son & daughter-in-law, Joseph and Margaret Milazzo, Jr.; daughters, Tammy Milazzo and Michelle Milazzo; sister, Frances Milazzo; brothers, Louis and Tony Milazzo; grandchildren, Rodney Randall, Jr., Kayla Davis, Ali Randall, Morganne Randall, Joseph Milazzo III, and Matthew Davis; great-grandchildren, Morgan Davis, Brock DeMars, Payzlee Davis, Luke Kling, Brinleigh Davis, and Harper Gaudet. He is preceded in death by parents, John Milazzo and Mary Latino Milazzo; sister, Margaret Lottinger; and brothers, Frank, Henry and Joe Milazzo. Friends will be received Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 9:00 am until 11:00 am at Holy Ghost Catholic Church. Services will be held at Holy Ghost on Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in Rose Memorial Park Mausoleum in Hammond, Louisiana. An on-line guest book is available at