Nicholas J Ciccone Jr. died Monday August 20, 2018 at St. Joseph Wayne Hospital in Wayne, NJ. He was 87.
Nicholas was born in Carbondale, PA on August 19, 1931, a son of the late Christina (Gillette) and Nicholas Ciccone Sr. living in Newark and Springfield before moving to Millington in 2002.
He served in the U.S. Air Force as a Sgt during the Korean War.
Nick worked as an Assistant Manager at A & P in Union, NJ for many years before retiring in 1997.
Nicholas was an avid Yankee fan, but was devoted to his family, and adored his 2 grandsons.
Nicholas is survived by his daughter Christina and her husband Mark Sacharoff, his grandsons Brandon and Connor, and his former wife Aurora.
Visitation will be Thursday August 23, 2018 from 4-7 PM at the Valley Memorial Funeral Home 1012 Valley Rd., Gillette, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Vincent de Paul RC Church, Stirling, NJ, at 10:00 AM on Friday, August 24th, 2018 with Father Richard Carton officiating.
Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in East Hanover, NJ.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Veterans Association of America 511 W 165th St Unit 309 New York , NY 10032.