Rocco Corrado

Rocco, passed away peacefully on October 4 after a courageous battle against cancer. He was surrounded by all those who loved him deeply.
Rocco was born on the 17th of February 1948 in Italy and immigrated to the United State as a child. He lived in Paterson, NJ and served in the United States Army. After serving in the Army, Rocco pursued a career in the culinary arts. Rocco moved to Tucson, AZ where he became a renowned chef and an accomplished business owner. He dedicated his life to cooking and his family.
Rocco Corrado is the son of the late Maria De Rosa and Michael Corrado. Rocco is predeceased by his sister Michelle. He is survived by his brothers Gennaro and Peter, his sisters Rose, Antonietta, Angelina and Maria, his son David wife Catherine, son Mark wife Melissa, grandchildren Anya and Ethan, and a large extended family.
Services will be held on Saturday, October 13th at 11 AM at Festa Funeral Home; 111 Union Boulavard Totowa, NJ.
In lieu of flowers and cards, the family requests donations be made to
Published in The Record on Oct. 7, 2012