Vincenzo Riccio

Obituary of Vincenzo Riccio

Vincenzo Riccio, 77, of Netcong, NJ passed away on Saturday, August 5, 2017 at home surrounded by family. Vincenzo was born on January 27, 1940 in Presenzano, Italy. He has lived in Netcong for the past 54 years. Vincenzo was the original owner of Vincenzo's Pizzeria in Budd Lake, NJ.

Vincenzo enjoyed gardening. He loved to make homemade wine and tomato sauce. Vincenzo's pride and joy was his family and his customers, who he considered to be part of his family.

Vincenzo is survived by his daughters, Flora Salierno and husband Mario, Irma Pace and husband James, grandchildren, Kayla, Danielle, and Melanie, sisters, Frances and Irma, and brother, Nicolino, and many loving nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Vincenza, sister, Alba, and brother, Aldo.

A Celebration of Vincenzo's Life will include a visitation on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 from 4pm to 8pm at the William J. Leber Funeral Home, 15 Furnace Road (Corner of Rt. 206), Chester, NJ (908) 879-3090. A 10am funeral mass will be celebrated on Wednesday, August 9 at St. Michael's Catholic Church in Netcong, NJ. Entombment will follow at Gate of Heaven Mausoleum in East Hanover, NJ. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation, 230 East Ohio Street, Suite 500, Chicago, IL 60611 or at www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org