Matthew M. Cannarozzi – April 8, 2019

Matthew Michael Cannarozzi, 68, of Tamiment, PA, formerly of Hoboken, passed away on Monday, April 8, 2019.

Born to Emil Cannarozzi and Lena Vitale on January 29, 1951, Matthew grew loving baseball and the NY Yankees. Matthew went St. Peter’s College becoming a CPA, and started Cannarozzi & Picardo, as well as serving Hoboken over 30 years as Comptroller. He will be remembered for service to the Saint Francis Holy Name Society, as a Eucharistic Minister at St. John’s Parish, the Knights of Columbus, Eagle Lodge of Pennsylvania, and as an honorary member of the American Legion.

Matthew joins his parents, and dear step-father Raphael Vitale, in the hearts of his family and his memory will be treasured by his son, Matthew E. Cannarozzi, daughter-in-law, Gretchen Sommer, grandchildren, Dominic, Isabella, Gabriella, his brother, Michael Cannarozzi, sister-in-law, Arlene Cannarozzi, and many beloved nieces, nephews, grandnieces, and grandnephews.


Visitation for Matthew will be on Thursday, April 11th from 4:00 – 8:00 PM at Lawton-Turso Funeral Home in Hoboken (Corner of Washington and Seventh Streets, parking on Seventh). A Funeral Mass will be offered at St. Francis Church (corner of Third and Jefferson Streets) on Friday April 12th at 10 AM with entombment to follow at Gate of Heaven Chapel Mausoleum in East Hanover, NJ.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the family are greatly appreciated.

Lawton-Turso Funeral Home

4 thoughts on “Matthew M. Cannarozzi – April 8, 2019

  1. So sorry to hear of Matthew’s passing… May God Bless the Cannarozzi Family… Patrick Meehan

  2. we send our deepest sympathy to the Cannarozzi Family from Sondra and Richard Bejgrowicz

  3. I very sorry of Matthew’s passing. I still remember him when going to Saint Peter College and was
    very big help. in the accounting course. My deepest sympathy to the Cannarozzi Family from
    Stephen & Rita polacik

  4. Sincere condolences to the Cannarozzi Family- I knew Matthew from his many years as Comptroller for The City of Hoboken- a very good person- May he rest in peace.

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