Julia A. Piergiori, 81, a resident of River Edge for 51 years, passed away with her family by her side on May 25, 2022. Born on May 4, 1941 in Brooklyn, NY to the late Joseph and Rose Amodeo. She was the beloved wife of Louis Piergiori for 61 years. Devoted mother of Leonard Piergiorgi (Dawn), Gina Cruz (Eduardo), and Linda Nonenmacher (James). Loving grandmother to Lisa DeCeglia, Christian DeCeglia (Camila), Matthew Cruz, Jennifer Nonenmacher, Melissa Cruz, and great-grandmother to Max DeCeglia and Myles DiPaolo.
Julia was a very gentle, kindhearted, caring and beautiful woman who loved her family and cherished spending time with them. One of her greatest enjoyments was all of her pet cats that she had throughout her life, as well as all of the wildlife in her garden.
Visitation for family and friends will be held Monday, May 30th, 2-4 & 7-9 PM at the Beaugard-McKnight Funeral Home, 869 Kinderkamack Rd., River Edge. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, May 31st, 10 AM, followed by the Mass at 11 AM at St. Peter the Apostle Church, 445 Fifth Ave., River Edge. Entombment Garden of Memories, Washington Township. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Julia’s memory to the American Cancer Society; https://donate3.cancer.org, or the ASPCA; https://secure.aspca.org/donate.