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John Alviggi Jr.

June 2, 1931 - March 23, 2014
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John Alviggi, Jr., 82, of Homosassa, FL, passed away on Sun., March 23, 2014 at Citrus Memorial Hospital, Inverness, FL. A native of West Orange, NJ, he was born June 2, 1931 to John Sr. and Veronica (Kent) Alviggi, one of two children. John retired to Homosassa in 1986 from West Orange, NJ and was a retired vice president of First Fidelity Bank in New Jersey, now known as Wells Fargo Bank. He was also a former brokerage manager in the insurance industry. As an avid and talented basketball player, Mr. Alviggi was a member of the West Orange High School state championship team of 1949 and attended Lafayette College in Easton, PA under...
John Alviggi, Jr., 82, of Homosassa, FL, passed away on Sun., March 23, 2014 at Citrus Memorial Hospital, Inverness, FL. A native of West Orange, NJ, he was born June 2, 1931 to John Sr. and Veronica (Kent) Alviggi, one of two children. John retired to Homosassa in 1986 from West Orange, NJ and was a retired vice president of First Fidelity Bank in New Jersey, now known as Wells Fargo Bank. He was also a former brokerage manager in the insurance industry. As an avid and talented basketball player, Mr. Alviggi was a member of the West Orange High School state championship team of 1949 and attended Lafayette College in Easton, PA under a basketball scholarship, earning a bachelor's degree in business. He was a U.S. Army Korean War veteran of the U.S. Army, serving as a first lieutenant, also playing basketball for the Army. He loved fishing, hunting and playing golf and was past club champion of both the Fairmount C.C., Chatham, NJ and Sugarmill Woods C.C., Homosassa. John is survived by his wife of 61 years, Frances E. "Fran" Alviggi, Homosassa, FL; daughter Lynn E. Heinz (husband George), Venice, FL; daughter Janet Urso (husband Joseph), West Orange, NJ; son John L. Alviggi (wife Paula), Chalfont, PA; brother James Alviggi (wife Barbara), West Orange, NJ and grandchildren Keith, Gregory and Kelly Heinz, Jessica and Joseph Urso and Jack Alviggi. Friends will be received on Fri., March 28, 2014 from 3:00 to 7:00 P.M. at Wilder Funeral Home, Homosassa, FL, where a celebration of John's life will be held at 6:00 P.M. Interment will take place on Mon., March 31st at 10:30 A.M. at Sarasota National Cemetery, Sarasota, FL.

"Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. The Alviggi's have always been part of our extended family. Jamie, Sue, Thomas, Liam,..." Jamie O'Brien (Ashburn, VA)

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