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Leonardo Colabelli

May 21, 1957 - January 12, 2022

Loving father, brother, grandfather and friend


Service Date: January 18, 2022

In Lieu of Flowers: See Obit

Obituaries » Leonardo Colabelli

Leonardo Colabelli passed away on Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at St. Clare’s Hospital in Denville. He was 64.

He Grew up in Orange, lived in Maplewood for 11 years before moving to Parsippany in 1996.

Leonardo was a woodworker craftsman for many years with his father before becoming a Custodian for the East Hanover & Montville Board of Education.

He is predeceased by his 1st wife, Josephine (nee-Valenzi)12/27/1997 and his son, Antonio L. 12/14/2005

Survivors include his daughter, Cassandra J. Manganelli & her husband, Peter, hissister, Anna Marucci & her husband, Joseph. He is also survived by his cherished granddaughter, Isabella.

Relatives and Friends are invited to attend his Liturgy of Christian Burial to be offered on Tuesday, January 18, 2022 at 9:30a.m. at Saint Peter the Apostle R.C. Church 179 Baldwin Road. Entombment: Gate of Heaven Cemetery, East Hanover. Visiting hours are on Monday, January 17, 2022 from 5:00-7:00pm. At the Par-Troy Funeral Home. 95 Parsippany Road, Parsippany. (973)887-3235 or visit In lieu of flowers please make donations in his memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 300, Memphis, TN 38148