Giovanni Vasapolli, passed away surrounded by his loving family on February 4, 2020.
Giovanni was born on January 3, 1931 in Caltanissetta, Sicily, Italy to the late Salvatore & Graziella (nee Buscemi) Vasapolli. Giovanni is survived by his devoted wife, Rosa, to whom he was married to for 63 years, his loving children, Salvador (Vivian) & Graciela (Riccardo) Cappucci, as well as his cherished grandchildren, Gabriella Vasapolli, Christopher Cappucci, Riccardo Cappucci, Victoria Vasapolli & Josette Cappucci.
Donations in Giovanni's memory can be made to the Alzheimer's Association. (Please click the tab on the side of the page to donate.)
A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday, February 8, 2020 10 AM at Holy Rosary Church, 1510 Adee Avenue, Bronx, New York 10469 with entombment to follow at Woodlawn Cemetery, East 233rd Street & Jerome Avenue, Bronx, New York 10470. The family will be present on Friday, February 7, 2020 from 2-5 & 7-9 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc., Funeral Home, 732 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, New York 10704. (914) 375-1400 www.frswfh.com
Our facility at 732 Yonkers Avenue is independently owned & operated by Richard & Michael Ruggiero. This location is staffed by Michael, Eileen, Michelle and Andrew Ruggiero. At this time, this is the only facility owned and operated by the Ruggiero family