Generoso LaCatena

Obituary of Generoso LaCatena

Generoso "Gino" LaCatena November 21, 1951 – December 21, 2020 Manchester, New Jersey Generoso "Gino" LaCatena passed away on Monday, December 21, 2020 at his home in Manchester, NJ. He was 69 years old. Son of Josephine Palmieri LaCatena & the late Angelo LaCatena, Gino was born on November 21, 1951 in Cornwall, NY. He was a retired accountant for Burberry Clothing in New York City. Gino will be fondly remembered for his great heart and endless love for his family especially for all of his nieces and nephews. Everyone who knew him could see he was a truly compassionate and honest man. Gino's laughter and smile were so catching, not only were you warmed by it, but you also felt blessed for having him in your life. Survivors include his mother, Josephine LaCatena of Goshen; brothers, Martin LaCatena & his wife Edythe of Pine Bush and Joseph LaCatena & his wife Regina of Mountain Dale; sisters, Carmella Ammirati & her husband Michael of Huntsville, Alabama & Angela Howard & her husband Alexander of Huntsville, Alabama; nieces Janelle LaCatena, Jessica (Josh) Workman, Stephanie (Dan) Harrod; nephews Martin LaCatena, Jr., Jarod LaCatena, and Joseph LaCatena; great nephews Nicholas LaCatena, Tyler LaCatena, and Dominick Workman. Gino was predeceased by his life partner Richard Casola LaCatena and his nephew Dante M. LaCatena. A Funeral Mass will be held on Friday, January 8, 2021 at 11:30 a.m. at Sacred Heart Church, 26 Still Road, Monroe. Interment will be in Maryrest Cemetery in Mahwah, New Jersey. Memorial contributions may be made to Middlesex County S.P.C.A., Brier Hill Court, East Brunswick, NJ 08816, or any S.P.C.A. of your choice.


11:30 am
Friday, January 8, 2021
Sacred Heart Church
26 Still Road
Monroe, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

Maryrest Cemetery
770 Darlington Avenue
Darlington, New Jersey, United States
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