Felice V. “Felix” Pirone, 87, of Princeton died Monday, October 2, 2017 at home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Pettoranello Di Molise, Italy, he was a lifelong Princeton resident. He was the owner-operator of F. Pirone and Son Paving Inc., member of St. Paul’s Church, the Italian-American Sportsman Club and Romaeterna. Felix was an Avid NY Mets fan, bowler and card player. He loved his farm and most of all enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
Son of the late Umberto and Filomena C. (Nini) Pirone, husband of the late Elizabeth Marie Pirone, he is survived by 2 daughters Felisa Scannella, Pamela Pirone–Verdi, a son Umberto Pirone, a brother Anthony J. Pirone, a sister and brother-in-law Christine and Teodoro Tamasi, grandchildren Laurence Michael, Larisa and Steven Scannella, Francis Verdi, F. Nicholas, Julia, Salvatore, Joseph, Thomas Pirone and several nieces and nephews.
The Funeral will be held 10:00 am on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 from the Mather-Hodge Funeral Home 40 Vandeventer Avenue, Princeton.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11:00 am on Wednesday, October 11, 2017 at St. Paul’s Church 216 Nassau Street, Princeton.
Burial will follow in the Princeton Cemetery.
Friends may call Tuesday, October 10, 2017 from 5-8 pm at the Mather-Hodge Funeral Home 40 Vandeventer Avenue, Princeton.
Memorial Contributions may be made to: American Lung Association.
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