James Giannetti

RIVERDALE — Services were held for James A. Giannetti, 61, of this community, who died on Monday, November 25, 2013.

Born and raised in Montclair, Mr. Giannetti lived in Montville for many years before moving to South Brunswick and then to Riverdale. He was vice president of R.P. Richards of Fairfield. Also, he was a National Guard veteran. He was a charter member of the Montville UNICO chapter, a former vice president of the Hillsborough UNICO chapter, and a first degree member of the Knights of Columbus St. Cecelia Council of Monmouth Junction.

Services were Monday at St. Joseph's Church, Lincoln Park. Arrangements were by Caggiano Memorial, Montclair. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center.

Mr. Giannetti is survived by his wife, Katherine Rice; his children, Christina Mascellino, James Giannetti, and Jenny and Julie Rice; his brother, Richard; and three grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his parents, Dewey Giannetti and Antoinette DiGeronimo; his sister, Marie Coppola; and his brother, Dewey.


Published in Suburban Trends on Dec. 3, 2013