John Peter Della Croce

john della croce

September 6, 1956 ~ September 22, 2023

Born in: Mineola, NY
Resided in: Hicksville, NY

John Peter Della Croce, 67 of Hicksville, NY, sadly passed away on September 22nd.

John was born in Long Island, NY on September 6, 1956 to Dominick and Theresa Della Croce where he would grow up in Hicksville with his two siblings, Ronald & Roseanne.

After getting his GED, he opened his own electronic manufacturing company and grew a successful business from the ground up over the course of forty years. During that same time, John was a loving father to three children: Melissa, Dominick, & John. His love & kindness towards his children was second only to his five grandchildren: TJ, Ashton, Gracin, Austin, and Hudson.

John was an avid fisherman and boater. He spent his summers in Greenport, NY where he was well loved by the community. John’s natural charisma was contagious which resulted in many friends throughout his lifetime.


Visitation: September 26, 2023 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Branch Funeral Home of Commack
2115 Jericho Turnpike
Commack, NY 11725

Second Visitation: September 26, 2023 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Branch Funeral Home of Commack
2115 Jericho Turnpike
Commack, NY 11725

Mass: September 27, 2023 10:30 am

St. Joseph RCC Kings Park
59 Church Street


St Charles Cemetery
Conklin St.
Farmingdale, NY 11767

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  1. Johnny my dear cousin
    I cannot believe that the Lord has taken you. I will miss you with all my heart and I will never forget the good times and the laughs that we shared. You will be in my heart forever buddy!
    May you rest in peace!

  2. candleJohn, you and your beautiful family will always be in my heart. May you rest in the sweetest peace. I know you will look over your loved ones.

    • candleJohn, what can I say, I was so taken back from the news, we had a lot of years working together before my retirement, I am still in shock, my love and prayers go to your family

  3. John, Thank you from the Estee Lauder Company/Le Labo Brand for the amazing work you have provided us these years. You were always great, funny and kind to me. You will be missed dearly and I am still in disbelief as we just spoke not to long ago. Sending prayers to your entire family.

  4. I’m so sorry to hear of your loss. Wishing you peace during this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  5. candleI’m so sorry to hear of John’s passing. Will miss seeing him at Portobello’s. Condolences to the family. May he RIP. ❤️🙏❤️

  6. I’ve worked for you for over 20 years and it won’t be the same without you here but its time to rest you will be missed

  7. You were one of kind in every way. Your family and friends will miss your light your spirit and your humor.
    He who loves practice without theory is like the sailor who boards ship without a rudder and compass and never knows where he may cast There is but a plank between a sailor and eternity. I know how you loved the sea and your boat may that be your eternity at peace on the sea.

  8. candleMichele & John,

    I am deeply sorry for your loss. Please accept my heartfelt condolences during this difficult time.

    Losing someone we love is never easy, and words can often feel inadequate in expressing the depth of our sorrow.

    I hope that John Srs memory will forever live on forever in your families’ hearts. Remember the beautiful moments you shared with him and how they will be cherished always.

    Please don’t hesitate to reach out if there’s anything I can do to help you through this tough period. Grief can be an overwhelming journey, but you don’t have to walk it alone.

    Once again, I am so sorry for your loss, and my thoughts are with you and your family during this challenging time.

  9. candleDude I’m going to miss you
    Although we had out to do’s in the office I enjoined hanging out with you and I will miss our in-depth conversations

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