In memory of
LUPANGELO VACCARELLA Lupangelo Vaccarella, 77, of Secaucus, formerly of Jersey City, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, January 12, 2017. Lupangelo was born and raised in San Lupo, Benevento, Italy where he met his wife Ida and then immigrated to Jersey City in 1962. Lupangelo was a foreman for 40 years at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington. A handyman around the home, Lupanagelo was an avid gardener that loved making wine and spending time with family especially his grandchildren. He also enjoyed playing the accordion and piano. Lupangelo was the beloved husband for 57 years to Ida (nee Macolino); Devoted father of Joseph & Paula Vaccarella, Lupo & Nancy Vaccarella, Nancy & Angelo Bini, Lisa & Steven Papa; Loving grandfather of Aidan, Christopher, Julia, Jared, Nicholas, Sabrina, Ava, Sara and Mia; Dear brother of Umberto & Nancy Vaccarella and the late Antonio Vaccarella; Loving brother-in-law of Vittoria and Rita Macolino and Rosaria Ciaglia. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Visitation will be on Monday, January 16, 2017, 2-4pm & 7-9pm at RIOTTO FUNERAL HOME & Cremation Company, 3205 John F. Kennedy Blvd., Jersey City, NJ 07306. Funeral will begin on Tuesday, January 17, 2017, 9am at the funeral home. Funeral Mass will follow 10am at St. Nicholas Church, Jersey City. Entombment will take place at Holy Cross Chapel Mausoleum, North Arlington. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital ( www.stjude.org ) RIOTTO FUNERAL HOME 3205 KENNEDY BLVD JERSEY CITY , NJ 07306-3412 (201) 798-3100
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