Joseph James Nicastro, 93, of Manalapan, died on Wednesday, Jan. 15 at the Madison Nursing Home in Old Bridge. Born in Salerno, Italy, Nicastro was raised in Perth Amboy, and has resided in Manalapan for the past 20 years.
Nicastro was a U.S. Army Air Force veteran of World War II. He was sales manager for Chevron Oil Co., Perth Amboy, for many years before retiring. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, Edna; his son and son-in-law, Neil and Juan Valentin, and his sister, Lena Cerulo. Interment will be private.