PIZZUTA, GEORGE J. SR.
A funeral mass was offered June 7 at St. Lawrence Church for George J. Pizzuta, Sr., 84, of Weehawken. He passed away June 2. He was born in Hoboken and lived most of his life in Weehawken. George was a member of the Weehawken Fire Department for over 25 years, serving as Captain and Deputy Chief, retiring in 1983. He was an active member of the Weehawken Elks Lodge 1456 where he was the former Exalted Ruler and current Treasurer. He was also very influential in Camp Moore, the Elks’ camp for handicapped children as well as active in the Fireman’s Relief Association of the State Firefighter’s Association. He was the husband of the late Marie Pizzuta. He was the father of George Pizzuta Jr. and wife Nancy, Robert Pizzuta and wife Jessica, and Kevin Pizzuta and wife Maria. He was the brother of Mary Di Taranto, Diane Grega, Charles Jr., Francis, Thomas, James and Patrick Pizzuta and Charlene Kingsbury. He was also the grandfather of Brittany, Jenna, Daniel, Renee, Anthony, Alexa and Nicholas. Services arranged by the Leber Funeral Home, Union City.