‘Godfather’ Star Alex Rocco Passes Away at Age 79 -- Actor Alex Rocco, best known for playing Moe Greene in ‘The Godfather’, passed away this weekend at age 79 from pancreatic cancer. -- http://movieweb.com/alex-rocco-dead-rip-obituary/
Alex Rocco ( 2-29-36---7-18-15) portrayed mostly character actors ranging from Hollywood agents to the voice of an ant I " A Bugs Life" . He was best known for his role as casino owner Moe Green in the 1972 Classic mob film "The Godfather" Mr. Rocco was 79 years when he passed.
Alex Rocco was born as Alessandro Federico Petricone, Jr. in Cambridge, Massachusetts. Ironically probably best remembered as 'Moe Green' in "The Godfather", who was a Jewish gangster based somewhat on Ben 'Bugsy' Siegel.