A former Queens assemblyman and prominent member of the Bayside community for many years, Vincent Nicolosi passed away Friday after a battle with breast cancer, according to family members. He was 74 years old.
Nicolosi was a member of the New York State Assembly between 1975 and 1980, where he served as chairman of the Assembly Insurance Committee and Governmental Operations Committee, according to a profile on Forbes.com.
He also served as a Queens assistant district attorney from 1967 to 1972, and from December 1998 to April 2009, was a commissioner on the New York State Commission of Investigations, the profile also said.
The former Bayside resident recently moved to Manhasset, Long Island, where the attorney was a partner in the law firm of Nicolosi & Nicolosi LLP.