Joseph John Busuttil, 75, of Greer, SC passed away December 24, 2021 at Pelham Medical Center. He was born in Queens, New York on December 15, 1946, son of the late John and Gilda Ciani Busuttil.
Joe earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology from St. Francis College in Brooklyn, NY, and later earned a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy at St. John's University in Jamaica, NY in 1973. He practiced pharmacy for 45 years and earned the trust and love of numerous patients. Joe was that pharmacist who had a special bond with his patients.
One of Joe's favorite things to do was to go fishing, both freshwater and saltwater. He especially loved taking children and adults fishing for their first time.
Joe is survived by his longtime partner Margaret Mahoney; sisters Mary Ann Busuttil and Helen (Adam) Regenbogen; son Michael (Elizabeth) of Indianapolis, IN; daughter Christine Uzcategui of Wilmington, NC; daughter Stephanie Douglass (Jay) of Bluffton, SC; and stepchildren Gerald (Lisa) Woitkoski of Ballston Spa, NY; Colleen (Steve) Morelli of Glemont, NY; and Tricia (Tom) Robinson of Fountain Inn, SC.
He is also survived by his five grandchildren, Alex, Madelyn, Sofia, Cia and Thomas; and seven step grandchildren, Connor, Marisa, Kyle, Katelyn, Kara, Carter and Danny.