Alfred R. “Dickie” Andiorio, 92, of Bernardsville, passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 12, 2018 at his home in Bernardsville, NJ where he was a lifelong resident.
Alfred was the youngest of 10 children. He was born on February 20, 1926 to Louis Andiorio and Maria Campanella Andiorio.
He graduated from Bernard’s High School in 1945. He was immediately deployed to battle in the European theater of World War II with the US 106th infantry division fighting in the “Battle of the Bulge”.
A few years after returning home from war. He met and married Marie Esposito with whom he had a daughter, Elaine Andiorio.
Dickie was a loyal and diligent employee at Monroe Calculator, U.S Radium, Bernardsville School System and finally Clark’s Hardware in Bernardsville until the age of 90.
Dickie was a member of the Bernardsville Lions Club and a very proud member of Bernardsville VFW Post #7858.
He was predeceased by his loving wife Marie and his nine siblings. He is survived by his daughter Elaine and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, August 15, 2018 from 4:00 – 7:00pm at Gallaway and Crane Funeral Home, 101 S. Finley Ave, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920. Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, August 16, 2018, 10:30AM at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, Bernardsville, NJ. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, Basking Ridge, NJ. For further information, or to light an online condolence candle please visit www.gcfuneralhome.com