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ERNEST JOHN PETROCELLI II

ERNEST JOHN PETROCELLI II

COCOA

JUNE 18, 1957

JUNE 17, 2014

Ernest “Ernie” John Petrocelli II, of Cocoa, FL died one day shy of 57th birthday on Tuesday, June 17, 2014.  Ernie passed away at Cape Canaveral Hospital in Cocoa Beach, FL.  He was born June 18, 1957 in Honolulu, Hawaii and lived throughout the world as a child of an Air Force Officer.  Ernie graduated from East High School in Cheyenne, WY.  Most of his adult life was spent in Florida.  He loved his wife Diane and family.  He worked hard all of his life as a “Tile Mechanic” creating beautiful tile work throughout Brevard County.  He is preceded in death by his parents, Ernest John and Rose Benavidez Petrocelli.  He is survived by his loving wife, Diane Petrocelli of Cocoa, daughter Jackqueline Petrocelli and Tim Walton of Rockledge, son Roger & wife Stacey Petrocelli of Merritt Island, son Derek Petrocelli of South FL; step-children – Justin Morey of Southern CA, Ashley Morey and Thomas Hardin of Cocoa, Anna & husband RJ Huss of Dade City; siblings – Jesse Petrocelli of Colorado Springs, CO, Mark Petrocelli of Cheyenne, WY and Debra Ramsey of Prescott Valley, AZ; 9 grand children – Maddie Rose Petrocelli, Kyle See, Chloe Dowell, Josh Alexander, T.J., Jaedyn Walton, Marcus Petrocelli, Damian Petrocelli and Ava Hardin.  Services and Celebration of Life will be held at 6pm on Friday, June 20, 2014, at the Board of Realtors, 105 McLeod Road, 2nd floor, Merritt Island, FL.