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Joseph E. Cilento

December 2, 1927 — March 12, 2021

Cilento, Joseph E., 93, of Fairfield, New Jersey passed away on Friday, March 12, 2021. Beloved husband of Gabriella (nee Colpani) Cilento. Loving father of Anthony & his wife Angel Cilento, Diana & her husband James Avato, and Christina & her husband Philip Ratledge. Cherished grandfather of Cristina, Jenna, Elise, Sabrina, & Ava. Dear brother of Florence D'Antonio and Angela Mastrangelo. Mr. Cilento was a US Navy veteran serving during WWII. He was the Assistant to the Chairmans office for Caltex Corp in Irving, TX where he worked for 26 years before returning to Fairfield. He was a car enthusiast but his real passion was spending time with his grandchildren. He could always be found cheering them on from the sidelines of their sporting events. Funeral Tuesday 9AM from the Ippolito-Stellato Funeral Home, 7 Two Bridges Road, Fairfield. Funeral Mass 10AM St. Thomas More Church. Entombment Gate of Heaven Chapel Mausoleum. Friends will be received Monday 4 - 8PM. Donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Send condolences to

Gate of Heaven Mausoleum
225 Ridgedale Ave
East Hanover NJ 07936

Monday, March 15, 2021
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Ippolito-Stellato Funeral Home - Fairfield
7 Two Bridges Road
Fairfield NJ 07004
(973) 882-5588

Tuesday, March 16, 2021
10:00 AM -
St. Thomas More R.C. Church
12 Hollywood Avenue
Fairfield NJ

Funeral HomeIppolito-Stellato Funeral Home - Fairfield
7 Two Bridges Road
Fairfield NJ - 07004
(973) 882-5588

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