Ignazio “Lee” Boccassini, 74, of Union, passed away on Monday, November 11, 2013 at home. Born in Hoboken, Lee has lived in Union for 13 years. Previously he and his family resided in Maplewood for 18 years. He worked for G&G Express in Moonachie, retiring 11 years ago. A veteran of the US Army, Lee served during peacetime. An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed trap shooting, hunting and fishing.
There will be a visitation on Thursday from 5-9pm at the funeral home. For more info, or to send condolences to the family, visit www.www.bradleyfuneralhomes.com
A Funeral Service will be held on Friday, November 15, 2013 at 11am at the Bradley, Haeberle & Barth Funeral Home, 1100 Pine Ave., Union. Cremation will be private. Lee is survived by his wife of 31 years, Terry (nee:Tremblay); sons Joseph Russo and his wife Nicole, Mark Russo and his wife Jamie, Brian Russo and his wife Virginia. Leonard Boccassini and Fred Boccassini; grandchildren Samantha, Joseph, Nicholas, Olivia, Reagan, Jake, Amanda, Fred and Tabitha; mother in law Jessie Tremblay; sisters Anna De Pinto, Antoinette Ceccarelli and Angelina Castagliola and many nieces and nephews.
Those who wish to make a donation in Lee’s memory may do so, to the Union Emergency Medical Unit, 2493 Vauxhall Rd., Union, NJ 07083.