Joseph A. Cino

Monday, July 24, 2017

Joseph A. Cino, 84, of Concordia, Missouri, died Friday, July 21, 2017 at St. Lukeís Hospital in Kansas City.

Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 27, 2017 at St. Paulís Lutheran Church in Concordia with Rev. Jacob Mueller officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Memorials are suggested to St. Paulís Lutheran Grade School or Calvary Lutheran High School in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at

Born April 30, 1933 in San Jose, Calif., he was the son of the late Michael Cino and Rose Burzota Cino Calebretta. Joe lived in San Jose for many years where he graduated from high school and attended San Jose State University. On April 13, 1962, he married Ruth Patricia (Pat) Browne, who preceded him in death on Jan. 30, 2007. While living in California he owned and operated a produce market as well as a janitorial service. Joe and Pat moved to Missouri, living in Liberty, where he continued to work in produce, as well as being a security guard with Hunt-Midwest. In 1995 they moved to Concordia, where he continued to keep occupied with various jobs. He was a member of St. Paulís Lutheran Church in Concordia.

Survivors include five children: David Wildmon of Sonoma, Calif., Elaine Fulton and Leonard Cino, both of San Jose, Staci Cino of Mathis, Texas, and Kimberli McGinnis of Holtís Summit; 11 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; as well as nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by one son, Steven Wildman, and two brothers, Benny and Michael Cino.