Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.

Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.

Obituary

Vincenzo Romano,72, of Hoboken passed away peacefully in the presence of his family on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 at Hoboken University Medical Center. Born in Monte San Giacomo, Italy, Vincenzo immigrated to Hoboken in 1970 where he resided prior to his death.  He was a Barber at Garden Barber Shop in Hoboken for many years.  He leaves to mourn his passing his loving wife of 50 years, Anna Romano. Also surviving are his cherished children, Antoinette Bartole (Patrick), Maria Caporrino (Sabato) and Cosmo Romano (Megan). A great joy in Vincenzo’s life were his endeared grandchildren, Anthony, Rosanna, Mario, Matthew, Christina, Antonio, Victoria and Isabella.

The Funeral Mass will be offered on Saturday, November 2, 2019, 10AM at St. Francis RC Church, 308 Jefferson Street, Hoboken. Entombment will follow at Bergen Crest Mausoleum, North Bergen, New Jersey. Visitation will be held on Friday, November 1,2019, beginning at 5PM and concluding at 9PM at Failla-McKnight Memorial Home, 533 Willow Avenue, Hoboken. Valet parking available in rear of memorial home off Sixth Street.

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