MENDEZ, EUGENE A., SR.

90, a lifelong resident of Bayonne passed away surrounded by family on March 14, 2017. Eugene served his country proudly during WWII in the US Navy and returned to Bayonne where he worked as a sewing machine mechanic at Maidenform for many years. Eugene was the husband to the late Josephine Castelucci and father to Charles and wife Kathleen, Eugene Jr. and partner Marcus, Linda Koval and husband Dan and to Marylou Brai. Eugene was also the grandfather to Melissa Mendez, Zachary Brai and Danielle & Kristen Koval and great grandfather to Hanna Koval. Eugene was predeceased by his siblings Joseph & Florence and surviving him are his sister Pauline Pelliccio and husband Ralph and a host of other family members and friends. In lieu of flowers please donate in Eugene’s memory to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital with envelopes provided at the funeral home. Funeral arrangements by MIGLIACCIO Funeral Home, 851 Kennedy Blvd.