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Anthony Pierro Obituary

Anthony G. Pierro
Anthony G. Pierro

October 18, 1944 - February 24, 2020
Born in Jersey City
Resided in Iselin, NJ


Iselin - Anthony Gerald Pierro, 75, went to be with the Lord, Monday, February 24th, 2020 at Hackensack Meridian Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune after fighting extensive illnesses.

Anthony was born in Jersey City and raised in Bayonne and later Iselin, where he resided for the rest of his life. He worked for American Can, Flying Tigers, and Metex. Later, he was self-employed as a carpenter and handyman. Anthony loved music and played bass guitar in his band, “Inferno.” He also loved football, and he was a diehard Green Bay Packers fan and wanted to return to Lambeau Field.

He was predeceased by his parents, Angelo and Frances Pierro.

He is survived by his sisters, Rosemary Stelzer and her husband William, and Christine Magaw and her husband Donald; four nieces and nephews: Jackie (John), Gary (Leeza), Kristin (Frank), Lauren (Phil); and three great-nieces and one great-nephew.

Viewing will be private. A mass will be held in his memory at St. Cecelia’s Roman Catholic Church in Iselin on February 28th at 11:15am.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made in his name to your favorite charity.




St. Cecelia's RC Church
45 Wilus Way
Iselin, NJ US 08830
Friday, February 28, 2020
11:15 AM




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