Penfield NY: August 22, 2016 at age 88. John was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather. Predeceased by his parents, Sisto and Marianina Nelli, brothers Frank, Joseph and James Nelli and grandson, Scott Puglisi. Survived by his wife of 60 years, Mary(Wilson) Nelli, and their children, Bruce(Suni), Brian (Luchie), Margaret (Bernie) Puglisi, and Karen Zinger, grandchildren, Alicia, Teresa, Gregory, Anthony and Brianna and great grandson, Enzo, many nieces and nephews. John was a Veteran of the US Navy and Coast Guard.
The family would like to thank the thoughtful and committed staff at Penfield Place for their exceptional care.
No prior calling hours. Private interment at White Haven Memorial Park.