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Nicholas J. Cancelliere

February 9, 1928 ~ July 11, 2021 (age 93)

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Nicholas J. Cancelliere

World War II Army Veteran

Beloved Husband, Father and Grandfather, 93



Mr. Nicholas J. Cancelliere, 93, of Belleville, NJ, passed away on Sunday, July 11, 2021 at his home surrounded by his loving family.  Visitation will be at the Biondi Funeral Home of Nutley, 540 Franklin Avenue on Wednesday, July 14 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.  Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral mass at Holy Family Church, 28 Brookline Avenue, Nutley on Thursday, July 15 at 10:30 a.m.  The interment will be at Immaculate Conception Cemetery, Upper Montclair.


Mr. Cancelliere was born in Newark, NJ and resided in Belleville for the past 60 years.  In 1970 he established the Bellevue Tool Co., Belleville and was the owner before passing the business on to his children.  He served his country proudly in the United States Army during World War II.


He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Victoria (nee Benedetto) Cancelliere; his devoted children Nicholas and his wife Karen, Eugene and his wife Patricia, Robert and his wife Jeannie, and Douglas and his wife Heather; and his cherished grandchildren Kelsy, Daniel, Christopher, Alexandra, Elizabeth, Anthony, Nicole, Mia and Tessa.


Mr. Cancelliere is predeceased by his brothers Frank, Cosmo and Joe Cancelliere, and his sister Louise Garafolo.


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July 14, 2021

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

Funeral Mass
July 15, 2021

10:30 AM
Holy Family Church
28 Brookline Avenue
Nutley, NJ 07110

July 15, 2021

12:00 PM
Immaculate Conception Cemetery
712 Grove Street
Upper Montclair, NJ 07043

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