Dante F. Vincenti, Jr. of Pinehurst passed away on Saturday, October 19th, after a courageous battle with lung cancer. Born on February 21, 1941 in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Dante Francis and Dorothy Davis Vincenti. He was married for 43 years to Jean Johnson Vincenti, until she died July 28, 2004. In 2005, he married Barbara Cortez.
Dan graduated from Eastern Baptist College (now Eastern University) in St. Davids, PA, where he majored in Philosophy and co-captained the soccer team. Following graduation, Dan was hired by Insurance Company of North America, moved to California and began a 35 year career in the insurance business. Later he worked for Trans-America and retired from the Insco-Dico Group where he was the vice-president and chief operations officer. Dan was an avid golfer and retired to Pinehurst where he was a member of the Pinewild Country Club.
Dan was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He is survived by his wife of 14 years, Barbara Vincenti; two sons, Michael D. Vincenti (wife Deneen) and David A. Vincenti (Tina Pigati); grandsons Michael, Jr., and Austin. Also surviving are his brother Richard (wife Anne), Barbara’s daughter Monique Lasseter (husband Jimmy), and granddaughter Emmalee Custard.
A celebration of Life service is scheduled for 2:00 P.M. Saturday, November 23, 2019 at Boles Funeral Home of Southern Pines.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Dan’s memory may be made to FirstHealth Hospice and Palliative Care, 150 Applecross Rd., Pinehurst, NC 28374.
Online condolences may be made at www.bolesfuneralhome.com
Services have been entrusted to Boles Funeral Home.