Nevio P., age 73, of Emerson, died peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Saturday March 1, 2014.
He was born in Valdarsa, Italy, located on the Istrian Peninsula in present-day Croatia. He resided in Trieste before immigrating to the United States in 1956. Nevio earned a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering at City College of New York and a master's degree at New York University
. He worked at MIT, Bendix Corporation and ITT, where he was a Manager.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 45 years, Diana, and cherished daughters Alisa and her husband Toby, Cris and her husband Josh, and Barbara and her husband Brian. He is also survived by his adoring grandchildren Ben, Izzy, Jamie, Andy, Abby, Allie and Claire.
Visitation will be at Basralian Funeral Home in Oradell on Wednesday March 5 from 2-4 and 7-9 PM. Funeral mass will be at Church of the Assumption in Emerson on Thursday March 6 at 10 AM, followed by burial at Ascension Cemetery in Airmont, NY. As an expression of sympathy, please consider a donation to one of Nevio's favored charities: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, American Glaucoma Society Foundation or Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center.