John "Scooter" Rizzuto Jr, a longtime New Windsor resident, died unexpectedly on February 10, 2021 in Delray Beach, Fl. He was 75.
The son of the late Mary (Demarco) and John Rizzuto, Sr, he was born on October 1, 1945, in Newburgh, NY. John graduated from Marist College with a degree in Physics. He worked at IBM, beginning in 1969, as a Senior Engineer, for almost 35 years. He was also a veteran after serving in the United States Air Force.
John loved every sport and was a loyal NY Yankees fan. He volunteered to coach most of his kid's sports teams when they were growing up. John enjoyed reading, skiing, golfing, cooking and photography. He always had a love for travel, mostly to Europe, and briefly lived in France for a few years.
He leaves behind his children: daughters, Christine Marinaccio and her husband, Mike and Victoria Rizzuto; and sons, John Rizzuto and Michael Rizzuto. His grandchildren: Christopher Crinieri, Nicole Soto, Michael & Meghan Marinaccio and great-grandchildren: Samantha and Ariana Viltres.
He was pre-deceased by his parents, his brother, Louis and his cousin/best friend, Frankie.
Services will be private at the convenience of the family.
Arrangements under the care of Donovan Funeral Home, Inc. To leave a condolence online please visit www.donovanfunerals.com.
A Memorial Tree was planted for John
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Donovan Funeral Home