Alex James Grosso Sr.
Alex James Grosso, Sr., 94, of Bayville, passed away on December 17, 2017 at home with his family. Born in Manhattan, he lived in Fairlawn then retired to Bayville after 35 years of employment with the US Post Office. Alex was a veteran of World War II and a recipient of the Purple Heart for his War wounds. He is also a recipient of, the WWII Victory Medal, the Distinguished Unit Badge, and the European African Middle Eastern Medal.
Surviving are; his loving wife of 63 years Marie; two children, Alex, Jr. and his wife Lisa and Alison Jablonski and her husband Donald; four grandchildren, AJ, Peter, Donald, and Missy; a great grandson Jake; brother-in-law Angelo DeSalvo and his wife Kathleen; and a sister-in-law Caroline Grosso.
Visiting hours will be Wednesday, Dec. 20th, from 4pm to 8pm at the Mastapeter Funeral Home, 270 Atlantic City Blvd., Bayville. Funeral Thursday, 10am at the funeral home before celebrating a 11am Funeral Mass at St. Barnabas Church, Bayville. Burial will follow at 1pm in the New Jersey Veterans Cemetery, Wrightstown. In lieu of flowers, donations in Alex’s memory to Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care, (seasons.org), would be appreciated.