Mario Aquino dela Cruz


Mario Aquino dela Cruz, age 66, of Rochelle Park, NJ, passed away on Friday, September 11, 2020.  Born and raised in the Philippines, he immigrated to the Bronx, NY, moving to Yonkers, NY, and later settling in Bergen County, NJ.  He was a member of Praise International Christian Fellowship of Hawthorne, NJ.  Active throughout his life, Mario enjoyed fishing, golfing, and bowling.  Mr. dela Cruz was an entrepreneur with a passion for people and food.

Beloved and devoted husband of Susan (Crisostomo) dela Cruz.  Loving father of Mary Suzanne dela Cruz, Mary Suzette dela Cruz, Marilette Sue dela Cruz-Sanchez and husband, Moses Sanchez, and Jensine May dela Cruz.  Cherished grandfather of Jeremiah Moses, Eliana Grace, Phillip Daniel, Selah Joy, and Faith Joheved Sanchez. 

The family will receive relatives and friends Thursday, September 17, 2020, and Friday, September 18, 2020, 5-9 pm at Vander Plaat-Caggiano Funeral Home, 13-31 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn, NJ,  A funeral service is planned for Saturday, September 19, 2020, 10 am at the funeral home.  The family will receive guests one hour prior to the service.  Cremation will be private.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made on Venmo to @KuyaMarioMemorialFund.


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My condolence to my family thank you Mario for all your love and loving our grandkids and my son Moses sanchez thank you rest in peace and thank you for loving your wife and daughters it was very nice meeting you rest in peace
Margarita sanchez
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