Pietro Lombardo, 81, passed away on Thursday, July 26th at Boca Raton Regional Medical Center in Boca Raton, Florida.
Mr. Lombardo was born January 08, 1937 in Sicily, Italy to the late Francesco and Maria (Scibilia) Lombardo. Pietro immigrated to the US in 1953 and settled in New Brunswick; he relocated to North Brunswick where he and his wife, Mary were married.
He was a union brick layer for many years and worked for North Brunswick Schools as a maintenance supervisor. Pietro was a member of the Italian-American Club in North Brunswick. He was a Committeeperson for North Brunswick Township and was a longtime parishioner and did volunteer work as a mason at St. Mary of Mount Virgin Church in New Brunswick. Pietro was an avid gardener, loved to travel and to fish.
Mr. Lombardo was predeceased by his sisters, Connie Schepis and Rose Gigliuto and her husband Santi.
He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Mary Lombardo; his sons, Frank and his wife Donna, Peter and his wife Brandyce and Anthony and his wife Dayna; his daughters, Mary Ann Gallaway and her husband Kenneth, Angela McVey and her husband Reuben, his sisters, Virginia Terrizzi and her husband Pietro and Josephine Glover and her husband Ken; his brothers, Anthony and his wife Carol Ann, Santo and his wife Rose and Frank and his wife Ann Marie; his grandchildren, Serena, Matthew, Rebecca, Hannah, Jessica, Sarah, Nathan, Oliviana, Ellie Grace and Anthony James; his great grandson, Ryan and many nieces, nephews and friends.
Family and friends may visit on Sunday, July 29th from 3-7 P.M. at Gleason Funeral Home, 1360 Hamilton Street, Somerset, NJ 00873.
A Mass of Christian Burial will being at 10:00 A.M. on Monday, July 30th at St. Mary’s of Mount Virgin Church in New Brunswick. Entombment will follow at Franklin Memorial Park Cemetery in North Brunswick.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to the American Cancer society, www.Cancer.org.