More on the passing of Nicky Scarfo
By George Anastasia
"His legacy, if you can call that, as a ruthless mob boss is unparalleled, certainly in this area," said James J. Leonard Jr. "Nicky Scarfo was the epitome of a gangster in every sense of the word."
Big Trial Editor's Note: This is an advance obituary that Anastasia wrote for the Inquirer before he left the paper. It was updated and published Sunday. A day after Anastasia scooped himself by breaking the story of Scarfo's death on Big Trial.
The Inky story can be read here: