Concetta Picciuto of Millburn died at her daughter’s home on Sunday, August 21, 2016. She was 89.
Concetta Picciuto (nee Mercorelli) was born August 12, 1927 to Antonio and Angelina Mercorelli in San Bartolomeo in Galdo, Benevento, Italy. On July 20, 1946 she married her beloved husband Donato Picciuto. In 1951, they left Italy and resided in Argentina for 17 years. In 1968, they immigrated to the United States with their family, arriving in Boston, then settling in Millburn, NJ.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 66 years, Donato Picciuto. She leaves behind her daughter Lucia and husband Tony Cirelli, her son Miguel and wife Susan Picciuto and son Antonio Picciuto. Her four grandchildren: Filomena and husband Angelo Vecchione, John Cirelli, Adriana and Michael Picciuto.Five great-grandchildren: Antoinetta, Angelina & Giovanni Vecchione, Juliana and Angelina Picciuto-Timpanaro.
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at St. Rose of Lima Church, Short Hills Ave., Short Hills. Friends may visit at Bradley Smith & Smith Funeral Home, 415 Morris Ave., Springfield, NJ on Tuesday, August 23, from 4-8 pm.