Frank A. "Pepe" Cuccia, age 105 of Vineland and formerly of Millville, died peacefully Sunday, February 9, 2014 at the New Jersey Veterans Memorial Home in Vineland, where he resided for the past six years.
Born in Philadelphia, PA, he grew up in Millville, and was a life long resident.
Mr. Cuccia served in the United States Army
during World War II
as a T/4. He served with the Headquarters Co. in the 13th Airborne Division.
He worked as a short order cook on High Street in Millville. He was an amateur boxer.
Mr. Cuccia was predeceased by his parents, George and Rose Cuccia; and his sister Catherine Stratton. He is survived by several nieces and nephews, and he will be sadly missed by the staff at Liberty Square.
Funeral services will be conducted at 12 noon on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 in the Christy Funeral Home, 11 W. Broad Street, Millville. There will be a viewing on Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 12 noon in the funeral home. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Millville.
Memories and expressions of sympathy for Frank Cuccia may be shared on the Obituary Tribute Wall at: www.christyfuneralservice.com