Donald Pulicicchio Sr., age 84, died Sunday, May 26, 2019 at Community Medical Center in Toms River, NJ. Donald lived in Manchester, NJ and was formerly of Little Falls, and West Paterson, NJ, and proudly served with the Coast Guard during the Korean War. Don was an auto mechanic by trade, owning his own business for many years.
Donald was a loving family man and enjoyed many passions, particularly golf, cooking, riding his Harley and working in his garden with his dog Rosie by his side.
He is survived by his wife Rosemary (nee Durino), his daughter Marylynn Caruso and husband Paul, and his son Donald Pulicicchio, Jr. and his honey Margie Ferner. He was adored by his grandchildren: Jessica and husband Will, Amanda, Jillian and Natalie, as well as his beloved sister Jean Tomes and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends. He is predeceased by his brother Joseph.
The family will receive their friends on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 from 4-8 PM at Gaita Memorial Home, 154 Newark Pompton Turnpike, Little Falls, NJ. There will be a service officiated by Monsignor Mark Condon from Our Lady of the Holy Angels Church at 6:30 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Jude Children's Hospital www.stjude.org or 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959. Envelopes will be provided by the funeral home during visiting hours for your convenience.