Filomena C. (Nini) Pirone, 100, of Princeton died Friday, January 27, 2012 at home surrounded by her loving family. Born March 1, 1911 in Pettoranello di Molise, Italy she immigrated to Princeton in 1946.
Filomena was a parishioner of St. Paul’s Church, the Altar Rosary Society and the Princeton I.A.S.C Ladies Auxiliary.
Daughter of the late Vincenzo and Columba (Pinelli) Nini, wife of the late Umberto Pirone, she is survived by two sons and a daughter-in-law Felix and Elizabeth Pirone, Anthony Pirone, a daughter and son-in-law Christine and Teodoro Tamasi, 7 grandchildren Felisa Scannella, Pamela Pirone, Umberto Pirone, Mario, Mark, Matthew Tamasi and Melinda Godonis.
The funeral was held on Tuesday, January 31 2012 from the Mather-Hodge Funeral Home, 40 Vandeventer Avenue, Princeton. A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at St. Paul’s Church, 214 Nassau Street Princeton. Burial followed in St. Paul’s Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Health Care Ministry of Princeton, P.O. Box 1517, Princeton, NJ 08542.