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Francesco Cofone

October 29, 1931 ~ January 28, 2020 (age 88)

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Francesco Cofone

Beloved Husband, Father, Brother, Grandfather, and Great-Grandfather, 88


Mr. Francesco Cofone, 88, of Belleville, NJ, passed away on Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at Clara Maass Medical Center, Belleville.  Visitation will be at the Biondi Funeral Home of Nutley, 540 Franklin Avenue on Friday, January 31 from 4:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.   There will be a Funeral Mass celebrated at St. Peter’s Church, Belleville on Saturday, February 1 at 10:00 a.m.  The entombment will be at East Ridgelawn Chapel Mausoleum, Clifton.  


Mr. Cofone was born in Acri Cosenza, Italy, and emigrated to Chicago, IL in 1967 before moving to Belleville in 1968.  He served honorably in the Italian Army.   


He is survived by his beloved wife of 65 years Carmela (nee Greco) Cofone; his devoted children Maria Cofone and her husband Guerino. and Carlo Cofone and his wife Diane; his loving brother Natale Cofone, and his loving sister Rosa Ferraro; his four cherished grandchildren, and four precious great-grandchildren.


Mr. Cofone is predeceased by his brother Angelo Cofone.  



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January 31, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Biondi Funeral Home
540 Franklin Avenue
Nutley, NJ 07110

Funeral Mass
February 1, 2020

10:00 AM
St. Peter's Church
155 William Street
Belleville, NJ 07109

February 1, 2020

11:30 AM
East Ridgelawn Cemetery
255 Main Avenue
Clifton, NJ 07014

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