90, of Bayonne, passed away at her residence on April 8, 2017 surrounded by her family. Born in Pindo, Spain, on June 27, 1942, our Mother sailed from Vigo, Spain on the SS Marques de Comillas and immigrated to the United States with her parents and brother when she was 15 years old. She worked as a seamstress for over 10 years at Maidenform in Bayonne and continued working at Pertform and several other garment shops in Bayonne before retiring. Emilia was a devout parishioner and longtime Rosarian at St. Andrew’s Church in Bayonne. Emilia was the wife to the late Jose Leston and the mother to John and his wife Betty and to Joseph and his wife Grace. She was the grandmother to John and wife Alicia, Marisa Pilgrim and husband Jeff, Neil and wife Danielle, Joseph and wife Judie, J. Christian and wife Megan, Jaime Magi and husband Mike and to Jesse Lyn Leston, as well as being the great grandmother to Alexa, Liam, Claire, Mia and Reese Leston. Emilia was pre-deceased by her parents Juan and Manuela Pineiro and surviving her are her brother Jack Piniero and his wife Patricia and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, in-laws and friends. Funeral arrangements by MIGLIACCIO Funeral Home, 851 Kenendy Blvd.