Daniel Martin Citarella, 27, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family after a yearlong battle with cancer, on January 5, 2013. Dan was born in Denville, NJ, graduated from Sparta High School, class of 2004 and was a graduate of Centenary College, class of 2008 where he was Summa Cum Laude. At Centenary College he was a resident assistant for 3 years, and was a member of the tutoring team there at the Hub. Daniel was an avid fisherman and hunter. He is survived by his beloved parents Alfonso and Arlene Citarella, devoted brother to: Alfonso Citarella lll and his wife Robin, and brother John Citarella. He is also survived by many loving aunts, uncles, and cousins. Daniel and his family appreciate the loving care given to him by Dr. Matkiwski and the staff at Newton Memorial Hospital. Viewing is Tuesday, January 8, 2013 from 2-4, 7-9pm at the Goble Funeral Home, 22 Main St., Sparta, NJ 07871. A funeral mass will be held at 10:00AM Wednesday at St. Thomas of Aquin Church, 53 Kennedy Ave., Ogdensburg, NJ. Interment will follow at St. Thomas of Aquin Cemetery. Flowers will be accepted or contributions may be made in his memory to: Dr. May Abdo-Matkiwski, Sparta Hematology and Oncology, for Research, 99 Sparta Ave., Suite 130, Sparta, NJ 07871. Condolences may be sent to www.goblefuneral.com.