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In Memoriam- Michael C. Nappa

May 05, 2016

It is with deep sadness and a sense of loss that we report the passing of Michael C. Nappa, brother of former NJ CAR Executive Committee Member, Frank Nappa, Jr.

Michael was born in Queens, New York. After high school, he joined the Navy and served as a Morse code operator during World War II. Following the war, he earned a Bachelor’s degree from University of Miami. Michael owned Hackensack Ford Mazda for 40 years, retiring in 1986, and becoming a real estate broker.

Michael is survived by seven children: Peter, Michael, Susan, Robert, Lisa, Mark and Jon; three grandchildren: Ava, Mari and Grace; in addition to his brother Frank and sister Ann.Donations in Michael Nappa’s memory can be made to the Southampton Fresh Air Home (SFAH)—a special needs children’s camp—36 Barkers Island Road, Southampton, NJ 11968.

Please join NJ CAR in expressing condolences to Michael’s family and friends.