Harmon Funeral Home

571 Forest Ave, Staten Island, NY


James H Parisi

Passed away on February 1, 2020

James H. Parisi passed on February 1, 2020. James was the oldest son of Italian immigrants Henry and Grace (Pucillo). He was a native Staten Islander and lived his entire life in West Brighton. He attended McKee Vocational High School. After graduating he joined the U.S. Army Reserves and subsequently transferred to active military service with the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War. Upon honorable discharge he was awarded a National Defense Service Medal. He was a member of the Joseph H. Merrell American Legion Post in west Brighton and was a lifetime member of the American Veterans Commanders Club and also a Charter Member of the World War II Memorial Society. Mr. Parisi was a retired laborer from Excavators Union Local 713 James was predeceased by his loving wife of 42 years, the late Mary B. Parisi (Miller). He leaves to cherish his memory his children, Gracemarie, James Jr. and his wife, Patricia, Louis and Gina Marie. His grandchildren James III, Louis and Daniel and his great grandchildren, James IV, Marybelle, Vincent and Rowan. He was predeceased by his brother, Henry Jr. and sister, Concetta Dalmazio.


  • Visitation Thursday, February 6, 2020
  • Visitation Thursday, February 6, 2020
  • Funeral Service Friday, February 7, 2020
  • Graveside Service Friday, February 7, 2020


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Debora Ann Parisi

February 6, 2020

To the Family of
Mr. James Parisi
Our sincere condolences of the loss of your father, grandfather
& great grandfather our prayers are with you all. May Mr Parisi rest in peace with the rest of his family whom now resides with our Lord.🙏
Sincerley; Debora Parisi & family

Michael Draper

February 5, 2020

A very good family man he will be missed..

James Nicole Parisi

February 3, 2020

Nunu our hearts are broken . Sunday dinners and Christmas was always the best. Your were always there for us . Family was what u lived for now u can Reunite with ur wife and enjoy ur path together . Ur great grandson James said he remembers the fish toy u have on ur wall that talks . You were a great man and best great grandfather .

Love James and Nicole parisi