Paul Petrizzo, Jr.

Paul Petrizzo, Jr., 70, of Whiting, NJ, formerly of Westwood, NJ, passed away on Saturday, May 22, 2021 after a courageous battle with cancer. Beloved husband of Betty DelTejo Petrizzo. Cherished father of Michele Graham and husband Michael, Melissa Petrizzo and Joseph Petrizzo and step-father of Steven and Kevin DelTejo. Proud grandfather of the loves of his life, his ten grandchildren. Dearest brother of Arlene Mancuso and husband Anthony. Also survived by many other loving relatives and dear friends. He was predeceased by his parents Paul Sr. and Ann and his brother Dennis.

Paul’s passion was cooking, especially with his grandchildren.  He had owned Nonno’s Restaurant in Glen Rock.

Visiting hours are Monday 4-7 PM at Pizzi Funeral Home, Northvale, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Paul’s memory may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital,


  1. Great Stand up guy with a unique sense of humor , being 5 years younger then Paul I have fond memories of Paul and Bob Guarneri bringing me with them to Biggies in Hoboken for clams and hot dogs in the 1970s Playing home run derby basketball etc. RIP friend

  2. Laura Tarasenko

    Rest In Peace Paul. Condolences to Betty and the family.

  3. Annette Alfano

    To know him was to love him. I spoke to him last week as he was getting his treatment. I’m going to miss our talks. Betty my heart goes out to you and the family. Love Annette & John Alfano.

  4. Larry Capezzuto

    May Gods Love and Blessings Shine upon you always. Lots of great memories. Prayers for you and family in this sad time.

  5. Deborah and Randy Gross

    So very sorry for your loss. Condolences

  6. Madeline F Holdy

    I could Never say enough on how Paul Petrizzo was a Man of Dignity and Honor …. He Loved his Wife, Children , Granchildren , and Sister above and Beyond !!!! He also went out of his way for his friends …. I am truly a Better Person for knowing Him !! He will be Missed By Many !!!!

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