Private services were celebrated for Michael G. D’Agostino. He passed away peacefully with his family by his side on May 12 at Kindred Hospital. He worked as a chef in various establishments for over 40 years until his retirement. He graduated from Passaic Valley High School and the Culinary Institute of America. Michael is survived by his wife Mary, his three children Elyse (and her fiancé Dan), Andrea, and Mark, his sister Judy and her husband Rick, and his  nephew Jason and his wife Laura. He is also survived by a host of family members and friends. Michael will be best remembered for his love for his family and his kind heart.