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Rocco R. Perna

August 30, 1923 December 31, 2018
Rocco R. Perna
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Rocco R. Perna
Born 8/30/1923
Died 12/31/2018
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral service at the O'Boyle Funeral Home 309 Broad St. Bloomfield on Friday at 10:00 a.m. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Visitation is Thursday from 4-8 p.m.
Born in Newark, Rocco lived many years in Bloomfield before moving to Brandywine Assisted Living in May 2016.
He is survived by his wife Carol (Alfonse) of 67 years, children Anna Maria DeAngelis of Bedminster, Louis of Bloomfield and Rocco of Arizona (Harriet), granddaughters Dana DeAngelis of Bedminster and Jacqueline Alvarez of Florida, three grandchildren Emilio DeAngelis and Xavier and Leila Alvarez. He was the son of the late Rocco and Maria Perna. He was predeceased by 4 sisters and 1 brother.
Rocco worked for the County of Essex Mortgage and Deed Dept. for 30 years as supervisor. He also served in the post war Army.
Music was his first love, he was a guitar player and later in life added keyboard to his talents. He was a lifetime member of Local 16 Musicians Union. He was a member of the Nutley Old Guard and bowled at Brunswick Bowl in Belleville.
In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Jude Children's Hospital would be appreciated.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Thursday

3

Jan

4:00 PM 1/3/2019 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 1/3/2019 8:00:00 PM
O'Boyle Funeral Home

309 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003

O'Boyle Funeral Home
309 Broad Street Bloomfield 07003 NJ
United States

Service

Friday

4

Jan

10:00 AM 1/4/2019 10:00:00 AM
O'Boyle Funeral Home

309 Broad Street
Bloomfield, NJ 07003

O'Boyle Funeral Home
309 Broad Street Bloomfield 07003 NJ
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Final Resting Place

125 central Avenue
East Orange, NJ 07108

125 central Avenue East Orange 07108 NJ
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