January 2, 1929 - November 12, 2013 OKLAHOMA CITY Henry was born on January 2, 1929 in Brooklyn, NY the son of George and Rose (Ricci) Riccitelli and passed away on November 12, 2013. He attended vocational school in Brooklyn for mechanics in 1947. He was drafted into the Army in 1951 where he served during the Korean War in the 33rd Ordnance Battalion. Henry married Carolyn Boccia on October 24, 1953 in Huntington, NY. They moved to Oklahoma City in 2011 to reside at St. Ann's Retirement Center. He is survived by his wife of 60 years; four daughters, Rosanne Catella (Gary), Marilyn Riccitelli (Bradford Hatry), Nancy Anderson (Mark), and Angela Carolan (John); five grandchildren, Samantha, Zachary, Elizabeth, Lydia and Shawn; and one brother, Vincent Riccitelli. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 a.m. on Friday, November 15th, at St. Joachim Chapel at St. Ann's Retirement Center, 7501 W. Britton Road.
Published in The Oklahoman on Nov. 14, 2013