Samuel Joseph Severino
Samuel Joseph Severino, 66, a resident of Cape Coral for the past 30 years, formerly of Parlin, NJ, passed away Saturday, September 4, 2021 in Fort Myers, FL. He was born August 7, 1955 in Newark, NJ to William and Anna (Hooker)Severino, now deceased.
Samuel was an Allstar Little League player for Madison Park before graduating from Cedar Ridge H.S. in Old Bridge, NJ. Sam started his career as an auto mechanic working for his father’s business, Bill’s Auto in Perth Amboy, NJ. He became an ASE certified Master technician working for Goodyear in Menlo Park, NJ before moving to Florida and starting his own business Super Wrench in Cape Coral, FL. Sam enjoyed the track at Monmouth Park and trips to AC. He also loved going to the Jersey shore, fishing, and crabbing with his grandkids. He was an avid Giants fan, too!
He is survived by his two loving children, Melissa Cohen (Nicholas) of Howell, NJ and Nicholas Puccio (Marisol) of Cape Coral; his significant other of 25 years Julie Wilkie of Cape Coral; five siblings, Alice Gerstmann (John) of Phoenix, AZ, William F. Severino, II (Virginia) of Sayreville, NJ, James Severino, Joseph Severino and RoseAnn Acosta all of Parlin, NJ; six grandchildren, Darren, Ethan, Jacob, Breyanna, Maison and Ava; one aunt, Agnes Vigilante of Windsor, NY; one uncle, Al Severino (Sophie) of Troy, NY as well as several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Services will be held 5:00PM, Thursday, September 9, 2021 at Mullins Memorial Funeral Home, 3654 Palm Beach Blvd, Ft. Myers, FL 33916. The Family will receive friends for a time of visitation at 3:00PM up until the time of service.
Celebration of Life will be held in NJ at a later date.
Memorial Contributions in memory of Samuel Severino are suggested to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital
Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at www.MullinsMemorial.com.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.