Donald “Donnie” A. Amabile, 72, of Lyndhurst, formerly of Belleville, passed away Saturday, March 23, 2019.
Before his retirement, Donald was employed as a carpenter by the County of Essex for many years
Funeral is Wednesday 10:30 am from the Megaro Memorial Home 503 Union Ave, Belleville (megaromemorialhome.com). Mass 11 am Church of St Peter, Belleville. Visitation is Tuesday 4-8 pm and Wednesday 9-10:30 am. Cremation will be private.
Donald is survived by his daughters, Nicole Henry and her husband Kenneth, Kellie Villano and her husband George, Sharon Filaferro and her husband Justin, grandchildren Aaron, Amanda, Austin, Kaitlyn, Isabella, Vincent, Ashley, Danielle, and Nicholas.
Donald was a professional guitarist with a strong passion for music. He played with several bands and toured the country. He was an avid collector of trains, toys, and PEZ Dispensers. Known as a jokester, Donald loved fast cars, good food and cherished his children, grandchildren, and friends.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in memory of Donald to the Music Department of your local high school.