Tavaglione, Nicholas J., age 61, of Fort Lee, on Sunday December 19, 2021. Born in Canada, he attended St. Peter's Prep of Jersey City and studied medicine at The University of Bologna, Italy. He was best known as the owner of the former Mama's Bagels of Fort Lee. He had a passion for his family and friends in Peschici, Italy; testing his strength in weightlifting, and bonding with his dog Baci.
Devoted father of Nicholas and Michael. Adored Nonno of Aurora. Dear brother of John. Beloved son of the late Nicola R. Tavaglione and Antoinetta (nee: Vecera). Cherished step-father of Raquel Pierro.
All are asked to attend a memorial mass on Thursday at St. Nicholas R.C Church (Palisades Park) at 12 Noon. Inurnment to follow at Madonna Mausoleum. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. For more information call (201) 944-0100.