Dominick Vittese, died peacefully on Monday, July 9th, 2012. He was born in Philadelphia, PA on October 26, 1913. He was a successful Business Entrepreneur. Dominick's various businesses included Hotels, Restaurants and distributions in the coal, oil and building supply industry. Dom's real passion was always his family and thoroughbred racing. He was the owner of Idyll Acres Farm in Moorestown, NJ whose horse won countless races countrywide spanning over a half century. He was a member and volunteer of Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, as well as a generous supporter of Catholic Charities, especially as a fund raiser for the Cathedral in Camden, NJ. He proudly served on the broad of Directors of United Jersey Bank for over twenty years.
Dominick is preceeded in death by his wife Dorothy (nee Trostel) Vittese and grandchildren Eric Mattia and Michael Battaglini. He is survived by his three daughters Rita Battaglini, Donna Irwin and Lisa Clark. Grandfather of Stephen Battaglini, Cynthie Battaglini, Dina VanDyken, Victoria Bolger and Daniel Clark. Great grandfather of 6.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing and visitation with the family Thursday 9:00-10:00am. at McChesney Funeral Home, 30 West Main Street, Moorestown, NJ. Funeral Mass at Our Lady of Good Counsel Church, Main Street, Moorestown, NJ at 10:30am on Thursday. Burial will follow at Mount Carmel Cemetery, Moorestown, NJ. In lieu of Flowers Memorial Donations to Hearts of Camden, 1840 Broadway, Camden, NJ 08104
Published in Courier Post on Jul. 11, 2012.