Longtime Whippany resident, loving and devoted husband, father, and family man Carmine M Ferrigno passed away on Wednesday, December 29, 2021. He was 71. Carmine was born and raised in Newark, NJ. In 1974, he married the love of his life, Cynthia, and they moved to Whippany in 1979 where they raised their family and lived for the last 41 years.
Carmine worked at AT&T and Lucent Technologies for 34 years, starting in the mail room at Western Electric, working his way through the ranks to Manager of Finance for the CFO. He was a CPA, MBA, Certified Auditor, Six Sigma Master Black Belt (University of Michigan) and had many other accolades. Known for his generosity and willingness to always help anyone, he devoted his life to service of others and the community.
Carmine was an avid churchgoer and part of the Our Lady of Mercy parish, where he ushered mass and assisted with finances. He coached various Hanover Township baseball, basketball and soccer teams. Carmine ran the employee club at AT&T and Lucent, bringing joy to the hearts of many children and families over the years while attending Broadway shows, Yankees, Mets, Nets, and Devils games.
Carmine loved sports, he was an avid Yankees fan, Raiders fan, Devils fan, loved traveling, spending time down the shore, spending time with his extended family in Walt Disney World, Boca Raton, Florida and Rhode Island.
Survivors include his loving wife, Cynthia Ferrigno, sons, David and Joseph, his sister Sue Evans, brother Joseph Ferrigno, loving Sister & Brother In-Laws Sandra and David Harvey, numerous nieces, and nephews.