SADDLE BROOK, N.J. -- Salvatore Cicardo, of Saddle Brook passed away peacefully Tuesday, June 28, 2016. He was 94.
Prior to retiring, he worked for AT&T in Paramus as an electrical engineer. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Air Force. He was a member of the Hackensack Troast Athletic Club, was inducted in the Bergen County Baseball Hall of Fame and was a parishioner of St. Philips the Apostle R. C. Church in Saddle Brook.
He was the husband of Gaetana (nee Inglese) for 69 years; father of Debbie Cicardo of Saddle Brook and Steven Cicardo and his wife Jennifer of Lake Hopatcong; grandfather of Amber Cicardo; and brother of the late Frank Cicardo, Jack Cicardo, Michelina DeVincentis and Rose Giordano.
The funeral will begin at 9:15 a.m. Friday at G. Thomas Gentile Funeral Service, 397 Union St., Hackensack. There will be a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. at the St. Philip the Apostle Church, 488 Saddle River Road, Saddle Brook. Interment will follow at George Washington Memorial Park Cemetery in Paramus. The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to St. Philip the Apostle R.C. Church, 488 Saddle River Road, Saddle Brook, NJ 07663.