Dante Calicchio, a longtime resident of New Rochelle, died on December 6, 2021. He was 83. Dante was born on July 21, 1938 in Italy to the late Serafino and Biagina (Veltre) Calicchio.
He worked at the former Sound Shore Medical Center for many years. He is survived by his wife Vanda (Della Paglia) Calicchio, his daughter Paula Sterbens, son Andrew Calicchio, son-in-law Anthony Sterbens, daughter-in-law Naida Calicchio and his sister Matilde Iommazzo . His greatest loves were his grand-children Cassie Sterbens, Anthony Sterbens, Bella Calicchio and Dani Calicchio.
A Memorial visiting will take place on December 21 from 4-8pm. A Funeral Mass is scheduled for December 22 at 10:30am at Blessed Sacrament Church. In lieu of flowers the family asks for donations to be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.