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John Amico, 70, passed away on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice in Bolivia after a prolonged battle with Parkinson’s Disease and other related conditions.

He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Amico.

John is survived by his wife, Susan Amico; son, Peter Amico, and his wife, Sayward; daughters Bethany Jackson, and her husband, Jason, and Caitlin Somers, and her husband, Jim; four brothers, Daniel Amico (Debbie), Donald Amico, Paul Amico and Robert Amico (Patti); three grandchildren, Audrey and Brayden Jackson and Rose Somers; and his mother, Kay Amico of Cape Coral, Fla.

John was a member of the Holmdel Community United Church of Christ in Holmdel, N.J.. He enjoyed reading and golf and retired from Avanquest in Denver, Colo.

A celebration of John’s life will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, March 25, at the Lockwood Folly Pool House.

Please consider a memorial contribution to SECU Hospice House of Brunswick, 955 Mercy Lane, Bolivia, NC 28422.

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