Charles A. Chirico, 85, of Little Egg Harbor, passed away on his birthday, Saturday, March 5, 2016 at his home surrounded by his family. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he lived in Morganville, NJ prior to Little Egg Harbor where he resided for the last 14 years.
A graduate of Pratt Institute, NY, Charles was a self-employed Artist as well as an architect and one time building contractor. He proudly served his country in the U.S Air Force during the Korean War. He was a member of the Redmen Club, Tuckerton as well as the American Legion, Little Egg Harbor.
Charles is predeceased by his brothers Robert and Patrick Chirico and a nephew Michael McDermott.
He is survived by his sister Carmela Chirico of Brooklyn as well as many loving nieces, nephews and friends. He will be greatly missed.
Visiting hours will be held on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 from 4pm to 8pm with military honors presentation at Maxwell-Tobie Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 573 Mill Creek Rd., Manahawkin, NJ 08050. Final disposition is private.