49, of Bayonne passed away on October 9, 2017. A graduate of Marist High School (1985) and Johnson & Wales (1989), Dave set his mark on the Food and Hospitality Industry at Millennium in New York City, then out to Phoenix, Atlantic City before his time in Vermont. Selfless Dave then came home to care for "Mr & Mrs Ric" as they fought their illnesses. Dave was a member of the Shamrock Society Bayonne and the Knights of Columbus Council #371 Bayonne. Dave is predeceased by his parents Diana (Crotty) and Robert C. Riccardi and his sister Robin Riccardi. Surviving are the love of his life Peggy McGarvey, his brother Jim Riccardi and his wife Rita, his nephews Brendan, Sean and Daniel Riccardi, The McGarvey Family, many uncles, aunts and cousins and countless friends. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Dave's memory to St. Vincent's Food Pantry, 979 Ave C, Bayonne. SWEENEY Funeral Home, 857 Kennedy Blvd.