Joseph Paul Mefford, of Glen Cove, died on July 17, 2009 at age 80. Husband of the late Christina. Father of Chris. Brother of Linda Cross, the late William and pre-deceased by several brothers and sisters. Uncle of Dan Mefford, Karen Johnston and Frank Scotti. Arrangements were made by the Funeral Home of Dodge-Thomas, Glen Cove. Mass at St. Patrick’s RC Church. Interment Calverton National Cemetery.