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Mario G. Incalicchio, 81, of Westfield, died peacefully on Monday, December 11, 2017, at Overlook Medical Center in Summit.
He was born in Fondi, Province of Latina, Italy, on March 23, 1936, to the noted poet Giuseppe Incalicchio and his wife, Maria. Mario moved with his family to the United States when he was ten years old. He graduated from Staten Island’s Curtis High School and Baruch College. He met his beloved wife, Anne Marie, on Staten Island, where they were wed in 1970. The couple have lived in Westfield for the past forty-three years. Mario worked as a CPA and corporate comptroller for AGS Computers, in addition to serving as comptroller at NYNEX, Robert Burton Assoc., H.J. Baker & Bro., and Inflight Motion Pictures.
Mario is remembered by his family and friends for his wonderful sense of humor, tales of his experiences in Italy during WWII; his vast knowledge of baseball statistics and facts; financial acuity and his love of dancing, fine dining, music and the theater.
Mario is survived by his loving wife of 46 years, Anne Marie O’Hara Incalicchio of Westfield; his sisters-in-law Maude Hughes of Stamford, CT and Ruth Boiteau of Hartsville, SC; his brother-in-law Emmett O’Hara of Mission Viejo, CA; beloved nieces and nephews; his cousins Mary Valitutto-Gaudiosi of Long Beach, NY; Daniel, Richard, and Diane Palladino; Mario Zampiello, Dorian Zampiello, and Tamara Nixon of Virginia; and Filomena Nardelli, Vincenzo Incalicchio, David Carlevale, and Carlo Carlevale of Fondi. In addition to his parents, he is predeceased by three brothers, Vincent, Fausto, and Bruno, and a sister, Maria.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered on Tuesday, December 19 at 11:00 A.M. at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 315 1st St., Westfield. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery, 1100 East Broad St., Westfield. Family and friends may call at Dooley Colonial Funeral Home, 556 Westfield Ave., Westfield, on Sunday, December 17 from 6:00 to 9:00 P.M., and on Monday, December 18 from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mario’s memory to the Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, the North Shore Animal League, or the National Italian American Foundation. This man of quiet determination and gentle good humor will be greatly missed. Please join his family in praying for the happy repose of his soul.