The famous beef maker and the founder of Mr. Beef died on Wednesday last week. The man left the world at the age of 65. The whole chef community, the people of Chicago, and his family members remember him.
Joe Zucchero’s cause of death
The master Italian beef maker, Joe Zucchero, died on March 1, 2023. The chef had had non-lymphoma cancer for about 20 years. The long fight with the disease started in the 1990s. The chef was taken to Rush Medical Centre in Chicago.
The death news has made the whole family sad. The people in Chicago who loved his cooking are missing him. Joe finally departed from this world after suffering the long pain the disease caused him. The whole family is mourning Joe’s death.
Who was Joe Zucchero?
Joe Zucchero spent his childhood in the northwest region of Chicago. The young boy shifted to Park Ridge during the late 1970s. Joe also worked as a butcher in Dominick’s finer foods. After that, he opened his franchise and became the founder of Chicago’s iconic Mr. Beef. The brand he made was also featured in the show “The Bear,” which stars Jeremy Allen White.
Joe was one of the most prominent faces in the city of Chicago. His cooking became very famous in the city. He even catered many celebrities’ parties. Joe was also married to a woman named Camille, and they spent 45 beautiful years together. He is also survived by a son and a daughter named Christopher and Lauren, respectively. The man also had a brother, Dominic, and a sister, Claudine Grippo.
Joe lived a great life. He saw many things in his journey of 65 years. The man did all the hard work to reach the pinnacle. He was one of the most endearing persons ever. He had walked through many lives and had dropped a bit of his flavoring into their lives to make them more delightful.
Even his son, Chris, mentioned his father when he posted a picture of him. He said that he found himself very lucky that he had the fortune to be Joe’s son. He also said that many people don’t understand or know their fathers, but he did. He also wished that if there were a heaven, his father would be there.
Apart from Joe’s son, many people have offered their condolences to the family through social media posts. The city of Chicago will miss the very taste of his food. The man has left numerous memories for his friends, colleagues, and family to cherish.