Giovanni Cutrone

Obituary of Giovanni Cutrone

Giovanni "John" Cutrone passed away at St. Clare's Hospital in Denville, NJ on January 18, 2018, at the age of 80.


Born and raised in Palo del Colle, Italy, he had moved to the United States with his bride Eleonora (Vero), whom he married on April 19, 1964. They lived in Jersey City briefly before moving to Denville, NJ in 1970.


Jon worked as an upholsterer his entire life since he was an apprentice at the age of 12. He later became self -employed and operated JN Upholstery in Ironia, NJ up until the time of his death.

He had a great passion for his beloved Juventus soccer team, and also shared a love for his garden and his cooking, but above all else John loved being with his family, especially his cherished grandchildren.


He is survived by his loving wife of 54 years, Eleonora (Vero) Cutrone of Denville, NJ, and his loving children Joseph and his wife Mandy Cutrone of Rock Hill, SC, Marco and his wife Karen Cutrone of Denville, NJ, Anthony and his wife Robyn Cutrone of Fort Mill, SC, John and his wife Kelly Cutrone of Fort Mill, SC and Angelo Cutrone of Denville, NJ. He is also survived by his grandchildren John R., Tiffany, Anthony, Ginger, Marco, Jonathan, Joseph, Eleonora, Greyson, Madison, Charlie, Emily, and Gabriel, as well as his brothers Michael and Pasquale Cutrone of Italy.


Funeral services will begin at 9am on Monday January 22, 2018, at Norman Dean Home for Services 16 Righter Avenue Denville, NJ 07834, and then going to St. Mary's Church in Denville for a 10AM Liturgy of Christian Burial Mass. Interment will follow at Denville Cemetery. Friends may visit at the funeral home on Sunday from 4-8PM.


Donations can be made in John's memory to the children's charity of your choice.