Obituary for Ralph G. Rocco
Ralph G. Rocco, age 94 of Shrewsbury, died Wednesday, February 14, 2018 at home. Born in Newark he had lived in Long Branch and Newark before moving to Shrewsbury in 1998. Mr. Rocco was a self-employed commercial artist. He served our Country honorably in US Navy during WWII.
He was predeceased by his parents, Gerardo and Antonette and his sister Mary Lou Shirvanian. Surviving are his sister Agnes Gangemi; 3 nieces, 4 nephews and 13 great nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Friday, February 16, 2018 from 4 - 8 pm at the Damiano Funeral Home, 191 Franklin Avenue in Long Branch. Family and friends are asked to go directly to St. Anthony’s Church in Red Bank on Saturday, February 17 for a 10:00 am Mass of Christian Burial. Interment will follow at Woodbine Cemetery in Oceanport. The family invites you to write a letter of condolence, light a candle or share a story by selecting the appropriate tab.