ORADELL, N.J. -- Emil A. Pellegrino 85, of Oradell, passed away Friday April 29, 2016.
He was the husband of Kristina M. (nee Karach); father of Delores Pellegrino, Christina M. and her husband Michael Leishman, Richard Pellegrino and Susan Pellegrino and her husband Michael Squiciari; grandfather of Laura and Melanie Pellegrino, Kristin and Nicole Leishman and Michael and Anthony Squiciari; and brother of Annette Curci and Carmen Pellegrino.
Before retiring, Pellegrino was a vice president of marketing for Worldwide Volkswagen in Orangeburg, N.Y. He also was a U.S. veteran and served in the U.S. Air Force.
Family and friends are invited to visit at Volk Leber Funeral Home, 268 Kinderkamack Road, Oradell from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday. There will be a funeral Mass at 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Joseph’s Church, Oradell. Interment will follow at George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association (www.alz.org).