YANNOTTI, JOSEPH A. of Rochelle Park, passed away peacefully on April 5, 2020 at the age of 67 years. Prior to retiring in 2001, he had worked as The Captain of the Hackensack Fire Department for 25 years. He was a dedicated member of the Firefighters Union in Hackensack . Beloved husband of Gale Yannotti (Nee Perone) of 43 years. Devoted son of Joseph V. Yannotti and the late Eva Yannotti of Hackensack . Loving father of Jill Grisafe and her husband Anthony of Las vegas, NV, and Joseph M. Yannotti and his wife Kara of New Milford, NJ. Loving grandfather of Joseph Yannotti, Carden Yannotti, and Anthony Grisafe. Dearest brother of Jeanne Bay and her husband Franklin of Rochelle Park. Dearest brother-in-law of Judy Trobiano and her husband John of Oradell, NJ. Joseph also leaves behind his many loving nieces and a nephew and a great nephew. Burial will be private. Arrangements conducted by G. Thomas Gentile Funeral Service, 397 Union Street , Hackensack , NJ . Memorial to be determined at a later date.