Giulio J. Tattoli

Giulio J. Tattoli, 76 of Plainsboro passed away on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania with his loving family by his side.


Giulio was born in Molfetta, Italy and came to the United States with his family in 1955.  He is the son of the late Onofrio and Concetta (Binetti) Tattoli.


Giulio was a Reservist in the New Jersey National Guard for six years.  He always had a smile on his face and made everyone feel welcomed wherever he went.  While working full time and taking care of his family, he graduated from Rutgers University in 1978.  Giulio was an amazing self-taught artist who enjoyed making oil and pastel paintings of Venice and various landscapes.  He also enjoyed gardening and took pride in the flowers he grew.  Giulio was an amazing cook and took pleasure in making his family traditional Italian meals.  He was a parishioner and usher at St. Paul’s in Princeton for many years.


Giulio is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 52 years, Lucille Chase Tattoli; his two loving daughters, Tina Leonard and Susanlee Tattoli (Andy Sabados); his cherished granddaughter, Catherine; his brother Richard and wife Germana Tattoli, his sister Gina and husband Mauro DeRobertis; his brother-in-law Leo J. Chase; his sister-in-law Veronica Werner and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.


A visitation will be held June 13, 2017 from 10 to 11am with a funeral mass to be held at 11am at St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church, 214 Nassau Street, Princeton NJ.  In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer donations be made in his name to the ASPCA at or Woodstock Farm Sanctuary at

Please visit for Giulio’s tribute page.

Arrangements are under the direction of The Mather-Hodge Funeral Home Princeton.