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 a graveside service will be held at Holy Cross Cemetery, 340 Ridge Rd. North Arlington at 11 AM. Those attending the graveside service may meet at the funeral home at 10:15 AM to follow in the funeral procession to the cemetery.
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.