Ezio Ognissanti
1961 - 2020

Ezio (Rocky) Ognissanti

June 28, 1961 – October 8, 2020

Ezio (Rocky) Ognissanti, age 59, of Omaha passed away Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020.

Rocky grew up in Siracusa, Sicily, and came over to the United States at the age of 16. When his parents moved back to Sicily, he decided to stay in Boston for a few years and then joined the military at the age of 20. While in the military he went overseas to Germany. This is where he met his wife, Kimberly. He is a Gulf War veteran, and retired after 16 years. This brought him and his family back to Omaha.

Rocky worked for the United States Postal Service, where he worked for 22 years. He loved to joke around with everyone and would do whatever he could to make people feel at home.

Survived by his wife, Kimberly; children, Anthony (Lisa) Ognissanti, Monica Wilcox; grandchildren, Summer Ognissanti and Malia Wilcox; mother, Guiseppina Conigliano; sister, Cinzia Ognissanti; as well many other family and friends.

Rocky's family would like to thank everyone for the thoughts, prayers and words of comfort during this extremely difficult time.

Condolences may be left at www.duganchapel.com.

Memorials may be directed to the family for later designation.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, Oct. 13, at Dugan Funeral Chapel in Fremont from 4-8 p.m. with family present from 6-8 p.m. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Oct. 14, at 10:30 a.m. at Dugan Funeral Chapel. Masks are encouraged. Burial will take place at Omaha National Cemetery.

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Published by Fremont Tribune on Oct. 10, 2020.
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Rocky has been our mail carrier for a number of years. We always enjoyed sharing conversation with him or offering a cold bottle of water on a hot day. We share with all of his friends and family in his loss of life. May your memories of him provide with solace during this very sad time.
Harold & Linda Harper
October 16, 2020
Kim we are so sorry for your loss. Our deepest sympathy. You are in our prayers and thoughts.
Rich & Susan Davidson
October 15, 2020
I am beyond shocked to hear of Rocky's passing. He will be missed by so many people. He had a wonderful personality and definitely made you feel like you were the only person on his route. I am so sorry for your loss. You will forever be in my thoughts and prayers.
Long time mail customer
October 14, 2020
I am in shock to here that Rocky has passed away. I have always enjoyed speaking to Rocky as he delivered my mail for the past 18 yesrs. He always had a smile on his face, I have already been missing him.
Launa Kudrna
October 14, 2020
Monica and Anthony, I'm sorry for your lose. Your father was a wonderful man and loved you dearly and your children.
A dear friend
October 13, 2020
cinzia ognissanti
October 13, 2020
Our thoughts and prayers are with you Kim.= I cannot fathom your pain right now. We love you and =O for your family.
Rich and Jennifer Weis
October 12, 2020
I am so sorry for your loss. God bless you all in your time of sorrow. I'm here for you all if you need anything. Love Aunt Kathy
Kathy Casper
October 12, 2020
Dear Kim and family,
You have our Deepest Sympathy.
You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Love, Amy Heavican and family
Amy Heavican
October 12, 2020
Tony Ferguson
October 12, 2020
Prayers and positive thoughts. I have many great memories with Rocky and you all. He was a blessing to many. He will never be forgotten.
Charles Franek
October 11, 2020
My sincere Condolences to Rockys Family. I wanted to express my gratitude for the kindness and friendship offered to my father. May the family find peace and comfort in knowing you have gained your Angel Wings to fly high above your loved ones watching over them. God Bless
Jayme (Jim Fritz Daughter)
October 11, 2020
I am very sorry to hear of Rocky's passing. I enjoyed the time I worked with him on a mail count in Fremont. God bless him and his family.
Roland Moreau
October 10, 2020
We were so lucky to know Rocky in our lives. He always had such a positive attitude and oh, what a sense of humor! Again, we count ourselves lucky to have known him. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family.
Dave and Marcy Shaw
October 10, 2020
So sorry to hear about Rocky passing. The family is in our thoughts and prayers.
Karen and Craig Crawford
October 10, 2020