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Marco, "Anthony", "Tony", "Sonny" Soricello, 87, died

EDISON, NJ - Marco, "Anthony", "Tony", "Sonny" Soricello, 87, died on Thursday, January 21, 2016 in JFK Medical Center, Edison. Those aren't aliases but real names that a multitude of people knew him by! He was also known as Dad, Brother, Son, Uncle, Grandpa and Husband. And no one out there could wear all those hats better than him.

Anthony was born in East Orange, NJ to the late Alexander and Josephine Soricello. He has lived in Edison for the past 25 years. Anthony worked for Kean University in Union as a Maintenance Supervisor for 35 years retiring in 1991. He was a veteran of the Army during the Korean War. 

Anthony was predeceased by his first wife, Elizabeth Soricello. He is survived by his wife of 24 years, Adele Koester Soricello; sons, Anthony M. Soricello and his wife Elaine Boutot of Denville and William Keller of Waymart, PA; daughters, Laure Soricello of Florham Park, Wendy Arcure and her husband Ronald of Edison and Brenda Matthey and her husband Robert of Piles Grove, NJ; a brother, Pat Soricello and his wife Barbara of Barnegat; two sisters, Rosemarie Pinto and her late husband Adrian and Elizabeth Polifka and her husband Bob both of CA; 7 grandchildren, Kevin and Jennifer Arcure, Megan Keller, Robert (Glenna) Matthey, Richard (Michele) Matthey, Raymond and Jonathan Matthey, as well as great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held on Tuesday, January 26th at 10 am in the Costello-Runyon Funeral, 568 Middlesex Avenue (Rt. 27) Metuchen. Interment will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover. Visitation will be on Monday from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. 

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