TARRYTOWN, N.Y. -- Nicholas J. Sarcone, 51, died on Sunday, Jan. 12. He was born to Eileen and Michael Sarcone on Aug. 6, 1962 in Tarrytown.
Nicholas graduated from Hendrick Hudson High School in 1981 and served in the Marines.
He married Tara (Ricottilli) Sarcone in 1986. Running his own business, they lived in Cortlandt Manor and built a family.
Nicholas is survived by his wife, their children, Krystal, Nicholas Jr. and Emily Sarcone; and siblings Michael (Brenda), Eileen, Dori, Charlie (Kathleen), his aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Nicholas was predeceased by Armando Sarcone, and by his grandfather (Papa Nick).
Intimately connected to his community, he was loved by everyone that knew him. Nick was known for his humble, charismatic nature. Whatever was going on in his life, he'd easily made everyone's day and carried a positive energy with him.
Handsome, thoughtful and willing to help just anybody in need he was easily the best husband and father anyone could ask for. His memory and spirit will live on through his family and friends.
A member of the VFW, American Legion, and the Marine Corps League he passed away peacefully with wife and kids by his side.
Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at Dorsey. The Funeral mass will be celebrated on Thursday at 10 a.m. at St. Augustine's Church in Ossining.
The interment will be private.