HACKENSACK, N.J. – Stephen Visaggio, of Hackensack and formerly of Hasbrouck Heights, died Sunday, Feb. 28. He was 89.
Born in Molfetta, Bari, Italy, to the late Mauro and Stephanina Visaggio, he was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. Before retiring, he was a machinist for Uniroyal in Passaic.
He was the husband of the late Lucille J. Visaggio (Fasino); father of Stephanie Goldberg of Fort Lee and her late husband, Victor, and Lillian Romano and her husband, Patrick, of Hasbrouck Heights; brother of Paul Visaggio of Ridgefield Park, Frances Angione of Hasbrouck Heights, Vito Visaggio of Gaithersburg, Md., Jacqueline Calandra of New City, N.Y. and the late Corrado and Joseph Visaggio; grandfather of Major Albert Goldberg and his wife, Kendra, Jessica Goldberg, Juliana Romano and Marissa Romano; and great-grandfather of Lucille Goldberg.
Visitation will take place from 4-8 p.m. Friday at Costa Memorial Home, Boulevard and Central Avenue, Hasbrouck Heights. A funeral will take place at 9 a.m. Saturday at Costa Memorial Home followed by a funeral liturgy at 10 a.m. from Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Church, Hasbrouck Heights. Entombment will follow at St. Nicholas Mausoleum, Lodi.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105 would be appreciated.
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