Michael was born on March 12, 1933 and passed away on Sunday, April 9, 2017.

Michael was a resident of Newton, New Jersey at the time of his passing.

He graduated from Seton Hall University earning his BS in Business Administration and Management.

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He served in the US Army Intelligence as a Cryptographer Seventh Army Group Headquartered in Konigsberg Germany.

He was married to Faye.

Funeral services will be held Friday April 14 at 10 a.m. in the Iliff-Ruggiero Funeral Home 156 Main St. Rt. 206 Newton. Entombment will follow in the Gates of Heaven RC Cemetery E. Hanover NJ. Visitation will be in the funeral home Thursday April 13 2017 from 5 to 8 p.m..

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Mike Scalera Charitable Foundation 401 Morris Ave. Springfield NJ 07081.