July 18, 1941 - December 22, 2021
William J. Pellegrino, 80, passed on to heaven on December 22, 2021, at his home of 28 years in Manalapan, NJ. Bill was born on July 18, 1941, in Manhattan, NY where he spent much of his early life. He married in 1969 to the late Joann Pavone and had his first two children: William JR. and Natalie Pellegrino. On November 28, 1993, he married Mrs. Aida Pellegrino and his family grew exponentially. Upon graduating high school, he served in the United States Army, worked for the US Post Office, and then moved on to MTA Bridge and Tunnel where he retired. Post-retirement, it was no secret how deeply he cherished his family and left never-ending memories that each of them will hold dear. He enjoyed making people laugh, supporting his family through each of their endeavors, and loved to dance to the greats of 40’s and 50’s music. He survived by his wife Aida; His sisters; Anne and family, as well as Josephine; his children; William, Natalie, Al, Yvonne, John, Eddie, Karen, and Fatima; their spouses; Luis, Doreen, and Anthony; his grandchildren; Raquel, Ray, Shirley, Roy, Linda, Yvette, John, Brandon, Luis, David, Alex, John, Crystal, Kaitlyn, Kristen, Samuel, Angelina, Olivia, Nicholas, Anthony, Joseph, Austin, Giovanna, and Valentino; and his greatgrandchildren; Matthew, Justin, Chris, Sean, Dante, Andrew, Ethan, Lincoln, Mason, Mateo, and Liliana. He was preceded in death by his parents Nicholas and Philomena; and his late wife Joann. A gathering of family and friends will take place on Wednesday between the hours of 4:00 PM and 8:00 PM at the Michael Hegarty and John Vincent Scalia Home for Funerals and Cremation Services. A mass of Christian burial will take place on Thursday at 10:00 AM at St. Thomas More Church, located at 186 Gordon's Corner Rd. Manalapan, NJ 07726. Interment to follow at Brigadier General William C. Doyle Veteran's Cemetery, Wrightstown, NJ.
William J. Pellegrino, 80, passed on to heaven on December 22, 2021, at his home of 28 years in Manalapan, NJ. Bill was born on July 18, 1941, in Manhattan, NY where he spent much of his early life. He married in 1969 to the late Joann Pavone... View Obituary & Service Information
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