Vincent Anthony Grecco, Jr., loving son of the late Rose (Caputo) and Vincenzo A. Grecco; loving husband of the late Marie Balascio. who passed in 2005; beloved brother to Ann Moshier, Rosemarie Rossi, Frank (Pat) Grecco, Joseph (Krystal) Grecco and Annette Colosimo; loving father of Marie Theresa (Aldo) Reyes, Janet Ann Naclerio, Vincent Anthony Grecco III, Christine Grecco and Diane (Chris) Deitz; dedicated grandfather to Steven, Alina, Anthony (April),Jeffrey, Corey, Alan, Kristoffer, Joseph, Michael, Jenna, Breanna, Katherine and Riley; doting great-grandfather to Anjali, Kyle, Leon, Liam, Derek, Autumn and Kairi, as well as survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins; passed away peacefully on October 7 at the age of 82.
Vincent was a New Rochelle police officer from 1961-1981 and then supervisor of security at Iona College from 1981-2001. He loved being retired so he could spend more time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, who he wished were born first! Vincent was a life-long resident of New Rochelle and Yankees fan, an avid reader and crossword puzzle enthusiast. He loved to take walks and talk to everyone he met. He always said Grumpy the Dwarf was his hero. In celebration of Vincent’s life, visitation with his family will be held at George T. Davis funeral home on Wednesday and Thursday from 2-4pm & 6-8pm. Mass will be Friday 10am at St. Joseph’s Church with interment at Beechwoods Cemetery to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Heart Association.