Philip Nicastro

September 12, 1926October 16, 2018

Philip Nicastro, a lifelong resident of Belleville, passed away on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, at his home. He was 92 years old.

He was truly one of a kind who had a great personality and was loved by many. He will be greatly missed.

He was the owner of Eagle Provisions, a Food Distributor for Thumann’s, in Belleville for over 40 years.

A veteran of WWII, Phil was a member of the Glen Ridge Country Club, Kiwanis Club, and Sons of Italy.

He was predeceased by his wife, Jean (nee Puma) Nicastro, parents Florence (nee Vitale) and Anthony Nicastro, and a brother, John Nicastro.

Surviving are his children, Diana Gonnello and her husband Larry, Robert Nicastro and his wife Mary, Philip Nicastro, Gina Nicastro-D’Avella, and Joya Cherry and her husband Edward, a sister Rosalie Borselli, 9 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.

Services were held privately under the direction of the LaMonica Memorial Home in Livingston.


  • Private Entombment Friday, October 19, 2018

Philip Nicastro

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