FORT MYERS, FLA. - John A. Cicero, 89, died Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2012 at his home in Fort Myers.
John was born Nov. 19, 1923, in Niles, the son of Philip and Lena Cicero.
He and his brother Peter sold produce and went on to partner in Cicero's Delicatessen in Warren. Later he partnered with his brother Joe in Cicero's Macaroni Products in Niles, which he later ran with his wife, Ursula, until they retired to Fort Myers.
John is survived by his wife, Ursula Casale Cicero, whom he married April 7, 1945; three sons, Philip (Joy) Cicero of Vienna, John (Kelly) Cicero and James (Brenda) Cicero of Niles; a daughter, Julie (Dennis) King of Cortland; two brothers, Pete Cicero of Warren and Joseph (Nancy) Cicero of Niles; a sister, Thelma (Vince) DeMatteis of Niles; ten grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his grandson, Michael.
The family requests any donations be sent to Hope Hospice in Fort Myers, Fla. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements were handled by Fort Myers Mortuary.