PALISADES PARK, N.J. -- John Pasquali, 85, of Palisades Park, passed away June 16, 2016.
He was the husband of 61 years to Rosetta Pasquali (nee Osellame); father of Mark, and Elizabeth and her spouse John Takakjian; brother of Mary “Aurora” and her husband Alfred Kinn; grandfather of Lauren and Allicyn Takakjian, Christina, Grace and Richard and Angelica Pasquali; and uncle to Albert, Susy, Lucas, Hope, Julia, Christopher, Dorothy, John, Angela and Julie.
A veteran, he went on to graduate from St. Peter’s College, later completing his MBA at New York University and becoming a CPA. His career began at Price Waterhouse, followed by many years at Young & Rubicam. He was privileged to manage Ronald Reagan's campaign finances for the New York metro area. Topping off his long career in finance, where he enjoyed 20 years with the New York football Giants as CFO and vice president.
In his retirement, he enjoyed summers in Rivamonte, Italy. Family and friends are invited to visit from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at the Volk Leber Funeral Home, 789 Teaneck Road, Teaneck. There will be a 10 a.m. Monday funeral service from the funeral home then to St. Nicholas Church in Palisades Park for an 11 a.m. Mass of Christian Burial. Private cremation will follow.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Doctors Without Borders Organization, www.doctorswithoutborders.org.