Mario Mollik, 76, of Vineland, N.J., passed away peacefully August 19, 2018, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Berazategui, Argentina, he was the son of the late Emil and Maria (Heucek) Mollik.
He came to America at the age of one, living in Brooklyn and later moving to Riverhead. He eventually settled down in Vineland with his wife and children, where he has resided for the last 25 years.
He was a graduate of Riverhead High School’s class of 1964. In his younger years, he enjoyed ice skating and going to beach parties. He also had a band with his brother Emil, singing and playing accordion and guitar. Before retiring, he was a mold maker at Brockway Glass and Wheaton Glass for more than 30 years. He enjoyed spending time with his family, reading, listening to music and watching crime shows on the ID Channel.
Mario is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Sandra (Nelson); daughter Sharon Grissman of Vineland and son-in-law Cliff Grissman of Eatontown, N.J.; daughter Laura and her fiance, Chris Stidham, of Vineland; son Gary (Nicole) of Harmony, N.C.; brother Emil, of Speonk; sister Martha, of Riverhead; eight grandchildren: Crystal, Adam, Dylan, Amanda, Hailey, Selena, Madison and Gabriella; and four great-grandchildren: Brionne, Dominick, KrisT’iana and Jay’auni.
Private cremation services were provided by Alloway Funeral Home in Merchantville, N.J.
This is a paid notice.