Joseph Peter “Joe” Torre
November 19, 1968- November 10, 2020
Joseph Peter “Joe” Torre, 51, of Huntingtown passed away November 10, 2020 at his home surrounded by family. He was born November 19, 1968 in Cheverly to Philip Joseph Sr. and Kathryn Alice (Hunter) Torre. Joe was raised on the South River in Turkey Point in Edgewater and he spent his childhood swimming, crabbing, fishing, and ice skating on the river. He is a graduate of South River High School. Joe married his wife Nicole on December 7, 1998 and they lived in Riva for a year before moving to Huntingtown. He was employed as a construction manager for the Smithsonian Institution and was also a member of St. John Vianney Catholic Church in Prince Frederick. Joe was an extremely talented person who could fix anything. He renovated his entire house and made his own solar hot water heater. When he wasn’t tinkering with things around the house, Joe was fishing, crabbing, and watching his daughters play sports. He loved spending time with his family and will be greatly missed by many.
Joe is survived by his loving wife Nicole, daughters Melissa Kathryn and Heidi Helga Torre, father Philip Torre, Sr. of Ocean View, DE, siblings Philip Torre of Stevensville, Tony Torre of Pasadena, Terri Coulbourne and husband Richard of Chester, Kathy Lueders and husband Richard of Berlin, and Gina Knapp and husband Chris of Shady Side, mother in law Helga Woehrle of Germany and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The services for Joe will be held outside in the field behind the funeral home. Masks and social distancing will still be required.
Sunday, November 22, 2020