Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home

145 East Mount Pleasant Ave, Livingston, NJ


Joseph Dominick Riccelli

December 1, 1965June 19, 2020

Joseph Dominick Riccelli, age 54, of Basking Ridge, NJ, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Friday, June 19, 2020. A private family mass will be held at a later time. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Quinn-Hopping Funeral Home, Livingston.

Joseph was born and raised in West New York, New Jersey. He proudly served on the West New York Police force from June, 1986 upon his retirement as a Lieutenant in December, 2014. During his time on the force, he held various positions in the Patrol Division, Detective Bureau, and Emergency Response Team (ERT). He enjoyed fishing, golf, the beach, photography, and spending time with his children.

He is survived by his loving children, Kayla and Kyle Riccelli and his ex-wife Denise Riccelli.


No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.


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Garry Del Greco

June 27, 2020

I was shocked to hear about Joe passing. I worked for his dad on the WNY Park Police and later was a Sgt when Joe came into E squad. He was one of the better officers and will be missed by many. The family is in our prayers God Bless

Linda Pereira

June 27, 2020

I'm sad to hear about Joe's passing. He'll be greatly missed. My love and prayers to him and his family.

Rose Culhane

June 22, 2020

The family of Michael Culhane send the Richelli family their heartfelt condolences. RIP