Peacefully passed away on February 22, 2013 surrounded by the love of his family. Preceded in death by his mother Vivian Della Rocca. He is survived by his father Tommy, brother Joe, sister Debbie, and his niece Lexi. A Visitation will be held from 6-8pm with a Rosary at 7pm, Monday, February 25 at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Road, Phoenix. A Funeral Mass will be held at 9am, Tuesday, February 26 at St. Mary’s Basilica, 231 N. 3rd Street, Phoenix. Interment will follow at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery.