Donato Federico passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family May 12, 2019. He was born in Elizabeth and resided in Roselle before moving to Cape Coral, Fl. in 1997.
He worked at Alpha Wire in Linden for many years. Danny loved to grow vegetables and make homemade wine. He was always surrounded by much love from all his family, nieces/nephews and friends throughout his life and blessed with great care givers over his later years. With a strong faith in God, he was a true pioneer with and incredibly strong zest for life and adventure. Always encouraging others to have that same sense of adventure and willingness to take a ride to see what excitement could lie ahead.
He was predeceased by his wife Lea Federico, his brothers Patsy and Jimmy; his sisters Lisa Giannotta, Mary Pacelli, Giusipina Lavorgna, Giannina Pelosi. Surviving are his children Toni Capodanno, Anna Patruno and her husband Dominick, his grandchildren Donato and Anthony Capodanno and Gabriella Patruno.
Visitation will be Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at the Gosselin Funeral Home, 660 New Dover Road Edison from 4:00pm to 8:00pm. Funeral Services Wednesday May 15, 2019 9:30am at the funeral home followed by a 10:45am Mass at St. John Vianney Church, Colonia. Entombment at St Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia.
Let the memory of Danny forever be a source of inspiration and adventure to you.
In lieu of flowers family request donations in his loving memory to St Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital. www.stjude.org/