Domenico Di Poto, 87, of East Rutherford, passed away on March 27th, 2022. Born in Postiglione, Italy, he immigrated to the United States in 1957. He resided in Jersey City before settling in East Rutherford for the past 51 years. Domenico was employed by Western Electric in Kearny, NJ, retiring after 26 years. He then worked for the East Rutherford Department of Public Works, retiring in 1998. He was also a part-time barber in Jersey City. Domenico was a communicant of St. Joseph’s R.C. Church where he served as an usher. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus St. Francis of Assisi #4524, Holy Name Society, East Rutherford Seniors and Pioneers Club of America. He enjoyed gardening, making wine and being with family, neighbors and friends. Beloved husband for 65 years of Rosa (nee Mucciolo) Di Poto. Loving father of John Di Poto and his wife Robin and Maria Di Poto-Cahill and her husband Kevin. Cherished grandfather of Justin Di Poto. Dear brother of Angelina and the late Luigi, Giuseppe, and Orlando Di Poto. Visitation Friday 4-8PM at Kimak Funeral Home, 425 Broad Street, Carlstadt. Funeral departing Saturday, April 2, 2022 at 9:00 AM for a Funeral Mass at St. Joseph’s R.C. Church, East Rutherford at 9:30 AM. Entombment Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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