Cassano, Rocco, 89, of Lyndhurst, died on Tuesday, March 31, 2020. Mr. Cassano was born and raised in Newark and has been a resident of Lyndhurst since 1976. He proudly served in the United States Army during the Korean War and then worked as a machinist for Pfizer Pharmaceutical Company in Parsippany. Rocco enjoyed woodworking, coin collecting, and watching western movies. He is predeceased by his devoted parents, Michael and Jennie Cassano (nee Somma) and by his brother, Michael Cassano, Jr. He is survived by his loving sister, Jennie Cece and by his nieces and nephews, Lori, Anthony, Alla, Michelle S., Michael, Michelle M., Tom, Debbie, and Patty.
Funeral arrangements are private and held under the direction of the Nazare Memorial Home, Inc., 403 Ridge Road, Lyndhurst, New Jersey. Please express your condolences to Rocco's family on our Tribute Wall.
Three generations of a family that took root in Lyndhurst and have created a legacy to be the people you know with respect, dignity and compassion for all those who pass through our doors. For close to 90 years the Nazare Memorial Home has been a pillar of service to the people of Lyndhurst and its bordering communities.
Nazare Memorial Home, Inc. Karen Nazare Zitman Manager, Licensed Funeral Director N.J. Lic. No. 4520