September 12, 1976 to October 12, 2021
On Tuesday October 12, 2021 our beloved Antonio passed away suddenly in his home . A lifelong Newark resident Antonio “Nitro” Nigro was a devoted son to Stephanie F. Nigro (née) Kosakowski , predeceased son to Nicola Nigro , cherished brother to Patrice Nigro Coscia her husband Nicholas Coscia and best friend and brother to Nicole Nigro . Loving Uncle to Brielle Nicole Bamber and Ricky Anthony Bamber .
Tony was a entrepreneur , filled with such a drive and determination second to no other . He was highly religious and believed in God. Tony would share stories of the scripture to all because he was passionate in his beliefs . Highly intelligent , funny , kind and caring . A gentle giant with a heart of pure gold . He was so giving to everyone around him . His smile would light up a room and his compassion was memorable . His laughter was contagious . He made friends everywhere he went and would do anything for his family . Loyal , humble , handsome and generous that was the essence of Tony .
On Monday October 25, 2021 please join us in the celebration of Tony’s life .
There will be a funeral home service at :
Galante Funeral Home
2800 Morris Avenue
Union , NJ 07083
Visitation will be from 4 pm to 8 pm
On Tuesday October 26, 2021
Funeral service will begin at 11 am .
The burial will be at Holy Cross Cemetery in North Arlington ,NJ.
A repast will be open to all at Cioffis Restaurant in Union , N.J . after the cemetery service commences .
In lieu of flowers : Please make a donation in Antonio’s name to: The Salvation Army .