Contact Us
Lyndhurst Daily Voice serves Lyndhurst, North Arlington & Wallington
Return to your home site

Menu

Lyndhurst Daily Voice serves Lyndhurst, North Arlington & Wallington

Nearby Towns

Breaking News: Pedestrian, 76, Clings To Life After Being Struck By PSE&G Truck In Bergenfield
obituaries

Antonio Zicchinella, 76, Of Wallington

WALLINGTON, N.J. -- Antonio Zicchinella, of Wallington, died Sunday, Aug. 28. He was 76.

He was born in Calabria, Italy to Giosofatto and Anna (nee Fiorentino) Zicchinella.

When he was a young man, he served in the Italian Army.

In 1974, he founded Tony’s Auto Body in Union City, which he operated and lived for 50 years.

He will be deeply missed by his wife Tina Zicchinella; children, Anna Mascaro and her husband Massimo Loprete of Catanzaro, Italy, Joseph Zicchinella and his wife Laetitia and David Zicchinella and his wife Lisa; grandchildren, Massimiliano, Joseph, Siena, Mia and Jack; and siblings, Nicola in the United States and Mimmo, Maria and Rosa in Italy.

Her funeral will be at 8:30 a.m. Friday in the Calhoun-Mania Funeral Home, 19 Lincoln Ave., Rutherford, followed by a 9:30 a.m. Mass of Christian Liturgy in the Church of Saint Mary, 91 Home Ave., Rutherford. Cremation will be private. The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Please make memorial donations to Italian Red Cross Earthquake Relief .

to sign up for Daily Voice's free daily emails and news alerts.

Welcome to

Lyndhurst Daily Voice!

Serves Lyndhurst, North Arlington & Wallington

Get the news you need to know on the go.

Welcome to

Lyndhurst Daily Voice!

Serves Lyndhurst, North Arlington & Wallington

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.