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Giuseppe Francolino, 84, passed away on July 5, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Visitation will be on Sunday, July 8, 2018 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM at Higgins and Bonner Echo Lake Funeral Home, 582 Springfield Ave. Westfield, NJ 07090 www.higginsandbonner.com A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Monday, July 9, 2018 at 10:00 AM at Our Lady of Lourdes RC Church in Mountainside. Entombment to follow at St. Teresa’s Cemetery in Summit. He owned and operated Francolino Clothiers in Westfield along with his beloved wife Rosetta. Born in Spilinga, Italy, he came to the United Stated in 1961 settling in Kenilworth and he lived there before moving to Mountainside in 1984. Mr. Francolino is survived by his wife of 56 years, Rosetta (Barritta) Francolino, his daughter, Maria F. Balsamo and her husband Michael, his two sons Rosario A. Francolino and his wife Catherine and Michael J. Francolino and his wife Kate, his grandchildren, Valentina, Isabella, Joseph, Michael, Jr. and Mia, his three sisters, Lina, Angelina and Rosa, his brother, Domenico as well as many nieces and nephews.