Eugene P. Medaglia, 63, of Edison passed away on Wednesday, February 4, 2015 at JFK Medical Center in Edison.
Born in the Bronx, Eugene resided in East Brunswick before moving to Edison in 1978. He was an "A" Journeyman electrical foreman with IBEW Local #3 New York, NY, for 37 years. Eugene was a communicant of St. Francis of Assisi Cathedral and a member of the South Orange Rod & Gun Club. He was a lifelong NY Yankee and NY Giant Fan. He was a graduate of East Brunswick High School and Rutgers University, where he was manager of the wrestling team and a member of Phi Sigma Kappa Fraternity.
Eugene was known to be quick witted and was an extremely warm and loving person.
He was predeceased by his mother Anne (nee Ribando). He is survived by his devoted wife, of 36 years, Nancy (nee Dudas); two children Daniel and Katherine; his father Frank; two sisters Mary Noorigian her husband Kenneth and Grace Anne Becker her husband Douglas; his sister –in-laws Maryanne and Dianne Dudas; brother-in-law Nick Dudas and wife Andrea; his nieces and nephews Nicole her husband Peter, Christina, Sarah her husband Chris, Andrew, Alex, Jackie, Nick his wife Sarah, Sophia and Charles; his faithful hunting dog Dutch. Eugene is also survived by many, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.
Visitation is Friday, February 6, 2015 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the Costello-Runyon Funeral Home 568 Middlesex Ave. (RT 27) Metuchen. The funeral service will be Saturday, February 7, 2015, 11:00 AM at the Funeral Home, cremation will be private. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Central New Jersey Brain Tumor Support Group and sent to CNJBTSG PO Box 221 Martinsville, NJ 08836. To send condolences please visit costello-runyon.com.