Michele Pugliese of Edison passed on March 22, 2022
Husband of Vincenza nee Pontoriero
Father of Francesco, Domenica Pugliese her husband Omar Gonzalez, Rose Schaffer her husband Brian and Patricia Pugliese and her husband Deni Llambiri
Brother of Rosa Pontoriero, Angelina Pugliese and Lola Comerci
Grandfather of Michael, Andrew, Isabella, Nicholas, Luke, Maia, Adrian
Born and raised in Spilinga Italy, he arrived in the United States in 1967 and lived in Kenilworth before moving to Edison.
Michele was a foreman for 35 years with Ulrich Copper in Kenilworth before his retirement.
His fondest past time was maintaining his backyard garden and most of all spending time with his grandchildren.
Visitation is at the Galante Funeral Home 2800 Morris Ave Union on Friday from 4-8 PM, with a wake service at 7PM.
Interment will take place in Italy
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Research Hospital and America Cancer Society, (please see below)