Angelina M. Puleo

April 17, 2022


Angelina Margaret Puleo, Beloved Mother, Grandmother and Great-Grandmother, 101 

Mrs. Angelina Margaret (nee Picone) Puleo, 101 of Barnegat and formerly of Bloomfield, NJ passed away peacefully on Easter Sunday, April 17, 2022 surrounded by her loving family at home. 

Visitation will be at the Barnegat Funeral Home, 841 West Bay Ave, Barnegat on Friday, April 22 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Relatives and friends are invited to attend a funeral mass on Saturday, April 23 at St, Mary’s Church, 747 West Bay Avenue, Barnegat at 10:00 a.m.  The entombment will be at St, Mary’s Cemetery in Manahawkin.

Angelina was born on July 20, 1920.  A lifelong resident of Bloomfield, she retired to her vacation home in Barnegat in 2000 with her husband Charles. Angelina devoted her life to her Catholic faith and her family.  In addition to raising her sons, she was for many years an administrator with the Essex County Vocational Schools in East Orange.  In retirement, she volunteered with the Barnegat Public Library and the Southern Ocean County Hospital in Manahawkin. An avid reader she also enjoyed writing and traveling. 

She was predeceased by her parents Marino and Maria Picone, her husband of 54 years, Charles Puleo, her first born son Charles in 1954 and her siblings, Jemma Darpino, Lillian Mulgrew, John Picone, Eleanor Codella, Alexander Picone and Rose Tirella.  Angelina was also predeceased by her treasured lifelong friends; Marie Walsh, Dee La Monica, Carmella Horton, Marie Vanderzwan and Eleanor Dominick. 

Angelina is survived by her sons Charles III and his wife Micki of Knoxville, TN, John and his wife Diane of Toms River, NJ and Joseph and his wife Donna of Chester, NJ; by her seven grandchildren Meredith, Angela and her husband Chas, John and his wife Kayla, Matthew, Sophia, Reed and Ryan; by her great-grandson Foster and was eagerly awaiting the birth of her second great-grandchild in May; and by many nieces and nephews.

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April 22, 2022

2:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Barnegat Funeral Home
841 West Bay Avenue
Barnegat, NJ 08005

Funeral Mass
April 23, 2022

10:00 AM
St. Mary s Church (Barnegat)


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

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