American Veteran 04

Rocco D. DeBonis

November 20, 2019

Obituary

Rocco DeBonis Sr passed away on Wednesday, November 20th surrounded by his children, Rocco Jr, Annette, Daniel and Maria Jr. Rocco was born in Potenza, Italy and emigrated to the US at a young age with his four brothers and sister. He was drafted into the US Army and served in Vietnam where he humbly says he "just served sandwiches". Always a hard worker, he started a long career as an apprentice electrician and retired as a highly respected supervisor for SN Tanner. Rocco enjoyed eating good food, traveling and going to the casinos in Atlantic City. He is proceeded in death by his loving wife of 46 years, Maria Sr. His zest for life will be carried on by his four children and four grandchildren.

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Services

Visitation
Monday
November 25, 2019

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
St James Funeral Home, Inc
829 Middle Country Rd
St James, NY 11780

Visitation
Monday
November 25, 2019

6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
St James Funeral Home, Inc
829 Middle Country Rd
St James, NY 11780

Funeral Mass
Tuesday
November 26, 2019

10:00 AM
Sts. Philip & James RC Church
454 N. Country Rd.
St. James, NY 11780

Entombment
Tuesday
November 26, 2019

Pinelawn Memorial Park
2030 Wellwood Ave
Farmingdale, NY 11735

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