Dalvito, Rocco J.
Rocco James Dalvito died suddenly on Friday July 5, 2013 due to heart complications. He was 86 years old. Born in Mamaroneck, NY January 17, 1927, the son of Amelia and Loreto Dalvito, he was the youngest of three children. Mr. Dalvito, who was a life-long resident of the village was predeceased by his wife of 42 years Anne Numrich Dalvito, his daughter Deborah Keats McCarter, his brother Frank Dalvito and his sister Flora Mayer. He attended Mamaroneck High School and was a veteran who fought in WWII
on Okinawa Island in the Pacific Theater. For most of his life he owned and operated the Dip-In Car Wash on Mamaroneck Avenue. His business was one of his greatest passions and he worked up until his death. His other interests included race car driving, motorcycles and horses. He was and always will be a cherished father, grandfather and friend. He is survived by his children Gregory James Dalvito of New York, NY, William Keats of Bethlehem, PA, Lisa Britton of Darien, CT and his seven grandchildren, Tony, Alex, Emma, Danny, Amelia, Jamie and Charlotte. A visitation will be held at Coxe and Graziano Funeral Home, 767 East Boston Post Road Mamaroneck, NY from 4 to 9PM on Tuesday July 9th, 2013. To send the family an online condolence, please visit www.coxeandgraziano.com