Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.

Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.


Nicoletta Pappagallo (nee Morelli), 92, A resident of Hoboken since the late 1940’s, passed away at home in the presence of her loving children on Sunday, January 12, 2020.  Nicoletta was a devoted wife and mother.  She was born in Molfetta, Italy.  Nicoletta was predeceased by her husband Michelle in 2007.  Surviving are two daughters, Mariann and Justina Pappagallo, and her only son Nicholas (Antonella).  Her cherished grandchildren, Judge Kelly Austin, Michael, Brianna, and Isabella Pappagallo.  Nicoletta was also predeceased by three sisters, Maria Deterlizzi, Lucrezia Mozzillo, Frances Bellifemine. 

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to St. Ann’s R.C. Church on Wednesday, January 15, to share in the celebration of the Eucharist at her Funeral Mass which will begin promptly at 11 AM.  There will be a one hour viewing at church prior to mass beginning at 9:30 AM and concluding at 10:30 AM. Entombment to follow with her late husband at Madonna Mausoleum, Fort Lee, NJ.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made Orfanotrofio Femminile Antoniano, Corso Vittorio Emanuele – C.P. 205, 70059 TRANI (BA).,Italy  Arrangements by Failla McKnight Memorial Home.


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