2014-04-10 / Obituaries

Pasquale Tullo

April 7, 2014


Pasquale Tullo Pasquale Tullo Mr. Pasquale “Pat” Tullo, 92, of Sugar Run, PA passed away peacefully at home on Monday, April 7, 2014.

Pat was born in Martinsville, NJ on Jan. 3, 1922, a son of the late Pasquale and Antonia Cassalla Tullo. He married the former Edith F. Mundy on Aug. 11, 1962, and she predeceased him on June 28, 2005.

He honorably served his country during WWII in the United States Army while being stationed in India. While in India he would fuel the planes that went over the Burma Line.

He lived in Martinsville, NJ for most of his life before retiring to Sugar Run in 1985 with his wife. While in Martinsville, he was a farmer and he owned and operated his own dairy farm. In his spare time, he also worked in construction.

Pat was a founding member of the Martinsville VFW Post 6588 and kept his membership current until his death. He was also a member of the NRA.

He enjoyed hunting and gardening. In his retirement years he enjoyed raising beef cattle and chickens at his home in Sugar Run. He always loved to be surrounded by his family. While his wife was alive he would help her with dinners at the Hollenback United Methodist Church.

Surviving are a son and daughterin law, Theodore (Connie) Stirling of Manville, NJ; sonin law, Henry Maritz of Newnan, GA; special friends, Liz Robinson and Ron Vendetti of Mehoopany; three grandchildren; six great- grandchildren; one greatgreat grandchild and numerous nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents and wife, Pat was predeceased by a daughter, Debra Maritz on Nov. 29, 2008; a stepdaughter, Madeline Stirling on March 26, 2008; by his five brothers, Joseph, Charles, Daniel, Dominic and John Tullo and by his two sisters, Mildred Boglioli and Julia Tosco.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, April 11 at the P. Dean Homer Funeral Home, 1 Grovedale Lane, Wyalusing, at 10 a.m. with the Rev. Joseph J. Manarchuck presiding. Interment will be in St. Anthony’s Cemetery, Stowell.

Friends and family may call on Thursday, April 10 from 4 until 7 p.m. at the P. Dean Homer Funeral Home.

The family will provide the flowers and ask that memorial contributions be made to the charity of your choice.

To send condolences or sign the e-guestbook, please go to homerfuneralhome.com.

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