BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Longtime pizzeria owner Giuseppe DeMaio passed away at the age of 66 Sunday at Morristown Medical Center.

DeMaio owned Veneto Restaurant Gourmet Pizza & Deli n The Hills' Highlands Village Center off Allen Road in Basking Ridge.

Visiting hours were on Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. at ParTroy Funeral Home in Parsippany. There will be a Liturgy of Christian Burial Friday at 10 a.m. at St. Peter the Apostle R.C. Church, 179 Baldwin Road in Parsippany. Entombment will be at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery in East Hanover.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 300 Memphis, TN 38148.