DCA President Petrone passes away following tribute dinner

Drum Corps Associates President Michael “Mickey” Petrone passed away suddenly at his home around 3 a.m. September 22 following a tribute dinner that was held September 21 to celebrate Petrone’s seven decades in drum corps.

Visitation will be September 24 from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at the Wooley Funeral Home in Long Branch, NJ. Funeral services will be at Precious Blood Church in Monmouth Beach, NJ, at 10 a.m. September 25.