Sergio Prezioso

Obituary of Sergio Cosmo Prezioso

Born October 11, 1942 in Margaret Hague Hospital in Jersey City New Jersey. Sergio, 77 years of age, passed away on December 29, 2019 after a short battle with cancer in Fredon, NJ. Sergio was raised by his parents Vito Prezioso and Marta (DiGioa)Prezioso in Hoboken NJ with siblings, Joseph 89 who resides in Hoboken, and is predeceased by sisters Diane Kronyak and Elizabeth Catania. Sergio was drafted in 1964 to the United States Army and served in the Vietnam War for nine months after he was Honorably Discharged as a Disabled Veteran in 1966. In 1966 Sergio married his wife AnnaRose Nee Blodow of Weehawken and resided in North Bergen on 8th Street. Sergio worked as a Letter Carrier for the United States Postal Service in North Bergen on 46 Street and Tonnelle Ave from 1967 to 1998. Sergio retired in 1998 after 31 years of service. He also worked part time for Two Guys as a Store Detective in North Bergen and then moved onto work for Sears Roebuck in Union City as a Store Detective. He continued to work for Sears Roebuck until the store relocated to Jersey City's Newport Mall. Sergio worked for Sears Roebuck a total of 25 years. Sergio also worked for Rite Aid as a Security Guard in Jersey City after retiring from the United States Postal Service. Sergio was also employed Statewide Security and by Kushner Companies in Florham Park where he worked for 11 years as a Security Guard until retiring in 2012 at the age of 70 years old. Sergio belonged to the following clubs and organizations, Nekoboh Rod and Gun Club, Double O Rod and Gun Club, was an NRA Life Member, LZ Hope Combat Support Group, and was a Member of the Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1002 in Vernon NJ. Sergio is survived by his wife Anna Rose, two sons, Vito who resides in Sarasota, Florida and is employed by Wesco Turf and Fresh Market Department Stores, and Frank who is married to wife Kim and resides in Frelinghuysen NJ. Frank is employed by the City of Clifton as the Fire Chief of the Clifton Fire Department, and works part time for the Jersey City Building Department as a Fire Protection Inspector. Sergio and AnnaRose are fortunate to have 3 grandsons, Vito 28 who works in NYC, Salvatore 20 who attends Rowan University, and Dominic 17 who is a Senior at North Warren Regional High School. They also have two granddaughters Ashley 24 and Alyssa 15 from Sarasota Florida, and a Great Grand Daughter, Arielle 10 months old from Sarasota Florida. In 2002 Sergio and AnnaRose moved from North Bergen to Frelinghuysen NJ to live with their son Frank , Daughter in Law Kim and their two sons. Sergio enjoyed the outdoors with his son Frank hunting in Roscoe NY with the Nekoboh Rod and Gun Club, and also spent countless hours hunting and riding his four wheeler on his property in Hope NJ. Sergio was known in the town of Blairstown and made friends with local businesses as the guy who brought the cookies and coffee. A period of visitation will be held from 12 Pm to 4PM, Friday, January 3, 2019 at Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 Route 94, Blairstown, NJ 07825 (Use Columbia for GPS), followed by a Funeral Liturgy at 4Pm.»(Do not delete this line. It does not print. Text that is to appear on web must be entered before this line)
Friday
3
January

Visitation at Funeral Home

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Friday, January 3, 2020
Newbaker Funeral Home
200 Rt. 94
Blairstown, New Jersey, United States
Friday
3
January

Funeral Service

4:00 pm
Friday, January 3, 2020
Funeral Liturgy
Newbaker Funeral Home
Blairstown, New Jersey, United States
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