Bronx-born crooner Jerry Vale dies at 83

Bronx-born crooner Jerry Vale has died at the age of 83. 



A family attorney says he passed away Sunday morning in his California home. 



The singer started performing in New York supper clubs as a teen and went on to record more than 50 albums with big hits in the 1950s and 60s. 



He also appeared as himself in the movies "Goodfellas" and "Casino," and the TV series "The Sopranos." 



Vale leaves behind his wife of 55 years and two children. 


sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."