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 De Bello--Nicholas J.
Born: 09/17/1926
Died: 11/29/2017
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De Bello--Nicholas J. "Nicky D"

Nicholas J. De Bello, a loving husband, father and grandfather, died peacefully on Nov. 29, 2017, surrounded by his family He was 91. Affectionately known as "Nicky D", he was a proud lifelong resident of his beloved Jersey City.  He grew up in downtown Jersey City with his brothers Paul (deceased) and Settimo.  His parents, Christine and Lawrence, both deceased were proprietors of a neighborhood fish market where he worked as a young boy.  He went on to marry Christine "Nella" Di Nardo, and enjoyed 66 years of marriage until she predeceased him in September 2013.  Until his retirement i 1987, Nicholas worked as a truck driver "truckologist" for New Penn Motor Company.

He is survived by his children, Christine Eglentowicz  (late husband Jerry) and the Honorable Lawrence De Bello and his spouse Judith; 5 grandchildren  Alexis, Jerry, Nicky Lawrence and Ashley: 7 great-grandchildren Sydney, Chase, Georgia, Lea, Ava, Nicholas and Mia. and many other beloved family and friends

Nicholas was a good caring man, always there to help his family and friends.  His favorite sayings were, "It is what it is." and "That's the stor.y" Nicholas' life story was a beautiful, loving one.

Visiting Sunday 2-6pm at Greenville Memorial Home 374 Danforth Ave. Jersey City.  Everyone will meet at Our Lady of Mercy Church 40 Sullivan Drive Jersey City on Monday Dec. 4, 2017 for Mass at 11:30am.  Viewing in the dePaul Chapel at Church begins Mon. 10:45am.  He will be buried with his wife in Holy Name Cemetery,  Jersey City.  In lieu of flowers: donations to: American Cancer society..
 
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