DEATH -DEAD / OBITUARIES : meat merchant Moe the Butcher has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 10, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
Legendary Little Italy meat merchant Moe the Butcher, whose family-run shop on has served customers for generations, died of coronavirus a week shy of his 96th birthday. The neighborhood got the sad news in a note taped to the store window Thursday. https://www.nydailynews.com/coronavirus/ny-coronavirus-moe-the-butcher-little-italy-dies-20200410-mmphjt3jnzbtfhxlzp7n7lyogq-story.html#rt=chartbeat-flt …
NYC small biz took a big hit today with the passing of the legendary “Moe the Butcher” of Albanese Meat Market on Elizabeth St. in Little Italy. Moe died of complications from Covid-19. #SaveNYC @CB2_Manhattan @jeremoss #NYClegend #littleitalynyc pic.twitter.com/5gmK02uvP4
— Eddie Panta (@EDI_NYC) April 8, 2020
Local legend “Moe the Butcher” of Albanese Meats & Poultry has passed away from complications due to coronavirus. The former Time Out New York cover star was a Downtown icon: https://t.co/KuQVxHe3ry pic.twitter.com/HXWFF2clj1
— Time Out New York (@TimeOutNewYork) April 8, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.