68, of Bayonne passed away on March 31, 2018. Born in Colon, Panama, Mario was the proud Veteran of both the US Army & the US Navy and was an active member of the Merchant Marines for many years. Mario was the father to Mario Jr., Marco & Joshua Whittaker and grandfather to Mario III, Jaiden, Mya and Lea Whittaker and was best friend to Machito the killer Chihuahua. Surviving Mario are his siblings Alicia, Edison, Irene, Marita & Natividad, as well as a host of other family members and close friends. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to Mario’s GO FUND ME account with a link that can be found on his obituary page at www.MigliaccioFuneralHome.com. Funeral arrangements by MIGLIACCIO Funeral Home, 851 Kennedy Blvd.