Joseph Robert Magliacano 36, of Bloomfield passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 16, 2020 at his home. Joe was an avid sports fan. He loved the Dallas Cowboys and the NY Yankees, and his fondest memories were of his years playing center for the BHS football team. He adored his niece and nephews, and spending time with them gave him great joy. Everyone who knew him spoke of his ability to make them smile, his wit, and special charm. Joseph was a beloved son to Gerard and Karen (nee:Masi) Magliacano, a loving brother to Gerard and his wife Janessa, and to Nicholas and his wife Rachel, and a cherished uncle to Mia, Dante, and Nicholas. He is also survived by a host of aunts, uncles and cousins. Visitation will be held on Thursday, February 20th from 4:00 to 8:00 at Megaro Memorial Home, 503 Union Avenue, Belleville, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Friday, February 21st at 10:00 AM at St. Thomas the Apostle Church, 60 Byrd Avenue, Bloomfield, NJ. Family and friends are welcome to the funeral home on Friday morning beginning at 9:00 AM prior to mass. Cremation to follow will be private.