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 Closindo Zuccaro

Closindo Zuccaro

Pietrastornina, Provincia di Avellino, Campania, Italy
Death 26 Apr 1991 (aged 91)
Point Pleasant, Ocean County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Woodbridge, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 10194700 · View Source
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Son of Antonio Zuccaro and Angelina Savino. Born in Pietrastornina, Avellino, Campania, Italy. Arrived in US in 1903 at the age of 3 years old.

Published in the The News Tribune - Woodbridge, N.J.
April 28, 1991, page A-15

Closindo Zuccaro
formerly of Woodbridge's Port Reading section

Closindo Zuccaro, 91, of Point Pleasant died Friday at Point Pleasant Hospital.

Mr. Zuccaro was born in Italy, and lived in the Port Reading section of Woodbridge for 65 years before moving to Point Pleasant 25 years ago.

He was a police officer in the Woodbridge Police Department for 35 years and retired in 1967 as a sergeant. He was a member of the Old Guard in Point Pleasant and a former parishoner of St. Anthony of Padua R.C. Church, Port Reading.

His wife, Eleanor Whalen Zuccaro, died in 1979.

Surviving are two daughters, Norma Kindlick of Port Reading and Angelina Buczynski of Smithburg, and a son, Anthony of Port Reading; two brothers, Florio of Carteret and Attilio of Port Reading, and three sisters, Mary Russo and Yolanda Murray of Port Reading and Josephine Cerulo of Woodbridge; and three grandchildren and three great-granchildren.

Services are tomorrow at 9:30 a.m. at Leon J. Gerity Funeral Home, 411 Amboy Avenue., Woodbridge, followed by a Mass at 10 a.m. in St. Anthony of Padua R.C. Church, Port Reading. Interment will follow in St. James Cemetery, Woodbridge.

Visiting hours are today from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 10194700
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Closindo Zuccaro (25 Apr 1900–26 Apr 1991), Find A Grave Memorial no. 10194700, citing Saint James Cemetery and Mausoleum, Woodbridge, Middlesex County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Nicole (contributor 46773446) .