Donald L. Vaccon, 75, who resided in Saddle Brook for 48 years but was raised in Teaneck, passed away on Sept. 13, 2012. Before retiring, Donald was the owner of Saddle Brook Gulf for 23 years and worked as an auto mechanic for Bergen County for 14 years. He was a member of the Saddle Brook Fire Department for 45 years, a life member of New York, New Jersey Fireman Association, and also was a Spec 5 in the National Guard who served our country proudly.
Dear husband of Lynn (nee Ficker) of Saddle Brook. Loving father of Dawn Vaccon. Beloved brother of Carole Reer. Beloved brother-in-law of Florence Ficker. Also survived by three nieces and two nephews. Predeceased by his parents Rene and Dina (nee Brignoli) Vaccon, his niece Lorraine Reer, and his brothers-in-law John Reer and Jack Ficker.
Thank you to Sue, Jackie, Roxanne, Mattie, Matt and all the other people at Valley Hospice who passed through our lives during this trying time.
Funeral Service was at the Vander Plaat Memorial. Interment was at George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Valley Hospice, 15 Essex Rd., Suite 301, Paramus, NJ 07652, or to the Saddle Brook Fire Department Engine #1, 9 Cambridge Ave., Saddle Brook, NJ 07663. - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/northjersey/obituary.aspx?n=donald-vacc...