Thomas "Tom" James Cocozziello Jr., 63, a Cape Coral resident since 1992, formerly of Binghamton, N.Y., died Friday, Sept. 14, 2012. He was born July 16, 1949, in Bronx, N.Y., to Thomas J. Cocozziello, Sr. and Patricia Cocozziello, now deceased.
He was of the Catholic faith and was previously the owner operator of a child's clothing store in New York City.
Survivors include his loving fianc, Margaret Leppert of Cape Coral; two sons, Craig Cocozziello of Binghamton, N.Y., and Alex Cocozziello of Johnson City, N.Y.; his fianc's daughter, Stephanie (Thomas) Schmitt of Toledo, Ohio; his fianc's son, Warren D. (Kim) Leppert of Auburn, N.H.; as well as his fianc's six grandchildren, Cameron and Abigail Leppert, Tommy, Isabella, Ameilia and Ellinore Schmitt.
No formal services are planned at this time.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Hope Hospice, 9470 HealthPark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908, or the American Heart Association, 7272 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, TX 75231.
Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at www.MullinsMemorial.com.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.