Renzo Bonino

renzo bonino

May 29, 1931 ~ December 20, 2022

Bonino, Renzo, age 91, of Palisades Park, passed away on Tuesday December 20, 2022. Born in Masserano, Italy to the late Simone and Ernesta Bonino. He came to the United States in 1954 on the Andrea Doria. He was a waiter in New York City for over 40 years.

Beloved husband of 62 years to Roseann Bonino (nee: Catuogno). Devoted father to Robert Bonino and his wife Tara, and to Dianne Yurista and her husband Kenny. Cherished grandfather of Ashley and her husband Matt, AJ, Brian and Alexis. Loving uncle of many nieces and nephews. Dear brother of late siblings Beatrice, Victoria, Evelina, Mariuccia, Rina and Silvio.

The family will receive their friends on Monday December 26th from 3:30 pm to 8 pm at the Frank A Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street "opposite the Fort Lee Library". The funeral will leave Tuesday 9:30 am for the celebration of his funeral mass in St. Michael's RC Church (Palisades Park) at 10 am. If so desired donations may be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. For further information call (201) 944-0100 or visit

"Goodbyes are not forever nor are they the end. The simply mean we'll miss you until we meet again." Forever in our hearts


Funeral Service: December 27, 2022 10:00 am

St. Michael R.C. Church
19 E. Central Blvd
Palisades Park, NJ 07650

Visitation at Funeral Home: December 26, 2022 3:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Frank A. Patti & Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home
327 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

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  1. Sending heartfelt condolences to the Bonino family. Renzo was a true gentleman. A kind and generous man. I enjoyed hearing his stories about his life in Italy. He was a great cook and served us like we were in a five star restaurant. He will be truly missed. We Italians don’t say “good-bye”, instead we say “Arrivederci” which means “until we meet again”. Rest in peace, Renzo.

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