Saverio G Greco, 95, of Princeton Junction, NJ, died on October 18 at his home, of natural causes. He was born in Calabria, Italy and came to this country with his family in 1935 at the age of 9. He lived the American dream and created a good life here in our country. A longtime West Windsor resident, Sam was a proud WWII veteran who served in the military. He graduated from Class 51 from MIT, on Bill GI and became a chemical engineer for Mobil Oil. He invented 14 patents and was proud of this accomplishment. An avid gardener until just 2 years ago, Sam loved to share his vegetables with his friends and neighbors. He was a great supporter of the arts and generously donated to many organizations. He loved parties, concerts and celebrations, and had a large circle of friends and acquaintances.
Predeceased by his beloved wife, Jeanette Rankel Greco, he is survived by his 4 children, 11 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren. His children: son John Greco and wife July Greco of Richmond, TX, daughter Suzanne Dicker and husband Adrian Dicker of Princeton Jct, NJ, daughter Vicki Lipinski and husband Brian Lipinski of Hillsborough, NJ and daughter Laura Milo and her husband Frank Milo of Robbinsville, NEW JERSEY. The funeral was a private ceremony at St Paul’s Church in Princeton on October 22. He is buried in Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Westchester County, NY.