Nicola D'Alessandro, 84, of Saddle River, died on Aug. 26.
He immigrated to this country as a young man where he met his wife, the late Consiglia D'Alessandro. He was a self-made entrepreneur.
He is survived by his children, Nick and wife Terry D'Alessandro, Frank D'Alessandro and wife Nan and Linda Atkinson and husband Dave; and his grandchildren, Cassandra, Nicholas, Anthony, Daniel, Kate, Jane, Grant and Katie.
Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 29 at the Van Emburgh-Sneider-Pernice Funeral Home, 109 Darlington Ave. in Ramsey. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Aug. 30 at St. Gabriel's R.C. Church in Saddle River, followed by interment at Calvary Cemetery in Paterson.
Memorial donations may be made to the
, 20 Mercer St., Hackensack, NJ 07601.