Cifaldi, Carmine age 88 of Sarasota, Florida on April 7, 2017. Beloved husband of the former Helen Schnabel of Sarasota, Fl. Loving father of Jerry Cifaldi of Florida, Carl Cifaldi of Totowa, Carmine Cifaldi of Totowa, and John Cifaldi of Totowa. Devoted brother of Rose Walcott of Florida and Ralph Cifaldi of Wyckoff. Grandfather of Laura, Chris, Carl, Becky, and Carmine Jr. Great grandfather of Sabrina, Gianna and Matteo Mongelli.
Born in Paterson, he lived in Totowa most of his life before moving to Sarasota, Florida. He was the owner of CRM Vending, Paterson and was a business entrepreneur. Mr. Cifaldi was the President of the Oatsie Riser Club, Paterson and was a United States Merchant Marine. Relatives and friends are invited to attend a memorial gathering at the Festa Memorial Funeral Home, 111 Union Blvd, Totowa, on Thursday from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM with prayer services at 1:30 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. John's Cathedral, 381 Grand Street, Paterson, New Jersey 07505 would be appreciated.