Antoinette (Toni) Pantano (nee Memoli) of Union, NJ passed away peacefully surrounded by loved ones in Livingston, NJ on Monday, April 5, 2021. She was 86 years old.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Our Lady Of The Lake Church, 26 Lakeside Ave, Verona on Monday, April 12th at 10:00 AM. Interment Hollywood Memorial Park, Union. Visitation will be held at The Jacob A. Holle Funeral Home 2122 Millburn Ave, Maplewood on Sunday, 2:00 - 6:00 PM. For more information or to send condolences, please visit jacobjollefuneralhome.com
Antoinette was born in Newark, NJ to Ralphaella (nee Romano) and Albert Memoli. She was raised in Newark along with her 8 sisters and had resided in Kenilworth before moving to Union 17 years ago.
In her earlier years, Antoinette enjoyed playing softball and bowling with her friends. She worked for RCA in Harrison for many years. Antoinette enjoyed dancing, reading, playing cards, and of course being around her loved ones. Antoinette cherished her time with her grandchildren. She loved her grandchildren as well as her grand-dogs, Leo, Lorenzo, and Fitz.
Antoinette was pre-deceased 26 years to the day of her passing by her beloved husband of 41 years, Luigi Pantano. She is also predeceased by her sisters Margaret Mascola, Anna San Filippo, Mamie Cicolese, Susie Klovert, Josie Sessa, and Betty Loguidice. She is survived by her loving children, Anthony Pantano and his wife Angela and Lisa Cuccio (nee Pantano) and her husband Domenick. She is also survived by her cherished grandchildren, Stephanie, Angela, Luigi, and Francesca and sisters Mary Bogdan and Connie Padavano.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Antoinette’s memory to The American Cancer Society.