MONTONE, Vincenzo, age 78, of Hawthorne, on Friday, August 26, 2011. Born in Punta Licosa, Italy, Vincenzo moved to the United States in 1963, settling in Paterson and working as a textile worker for Zenith Dyeing and Finishing Corporation, Paterson. In 1979, he and his family moved to Hawthorne where he was a parishioner of St. Anthony's R.C. Church.
Vincenzo was the beloved husband of Delfina (nee: Russo) Montone of Hawthorne. Loving father of Dominick Montone and his wife Tinamarie of Oak Ridge, and Alfonsina Montone of Hawthorne. Dear grandfather of Jessica, Vincent, and Nicholas Montone of Oak Ridge. Dearest brother of Giovanni, Costabile, Etolo, Gina, Maria, Paoletta, and Bruna. He was predeceased by his brothers Littorio and Luciano.
Funeral will depart on Wednesday, August 31, 2011 at 9:00 AM from the Browning-Forshay Funeral Home, 557 Lafayette Ave., Hawthorne, for a 9:30 AM funeral mass at St. Anthony's R.C. Church, Hawthorne. Entombment will follow at Calvary Cemetery Mausoleum, Paterson. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Tuesday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM.