Vincent J. "Jim" Scurti Sr.

Vincent J. "Jim" Scurti, Sr

AGE: 90 • Gloucester Twp.

On July 23, 2013, died peacefully surrounded by his family at his home in Gloucester Twp. formerly of West Berlin, at the age of 90.

Beloved husband of 66 years to Carmie (nee Iuliano). Devoted father of Linda A. (the late Bill) Brand , Phyllis A. (Patrick) Vitarelli, Vincent "Jamie" J.(Carol) Scurti, Jr., Susan E. (Barry) Adair and John A. (Donna) Scurti. Loving grandfather of Michael, Stephanie, Sammy; Vincent; Andrea, Mark; Lauren, Barry, Jessica; and Jenna Rose, Proud great grandfather of 10. Dear brother of Foo Olek and the late Joe Scurti. Also survived by many in-laws, nieces, nephews and friends whom he loved.

Jim was a Navy Veteran of WWII serving on the USS Delta. He was former usher at Mt. Carmel Church and a member of the St. Vincent dePaul Soc. Jim was a family man who enjoyed life. He became a local celebrity when his 88th birthday was featured on the Food Network show "Tough Cookies".

Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing Friday 9:30 to 11:45 AM at St. Simon Stock Parish/Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, White Horse Pike at Franklin Ave, Berlin, where his Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 12 Noon. Burial with Military Honors at Gate of Heaven Cem. Jim's family requests in lieu of flowers, donations in his memory be made to St. Vincent dePaul Society, 157 W. White Horse Pike, Berlin, NJ 08009. For information and condolences please visit


Funeral Home

Giosa Funeral Home
171 Haddon Ave West Berlin, NJ 08091
(844) 767-4075

Published in Courier-Post from July 24 to July 25, 2013