Robert J. Pantoliano

November 27, 1936 - July 25, 2017

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Robert, J., 80 of Hoboken and Cliffside Park, New Jersey, entered into eternal life on Tuesday, July 25th, 2017 surrounded by his loving family.  He is predeceased by his wife Mary Ann (nee DeAngelo). Survived by a cherished daughter, Letizia Pantoliano, the greatest joy in his life and his only grandchild Alexandra Pantoliano. Survived by a loving sister Elaine Cozzarelli, and brother in law to the late Robert Cozzarelli, and Frankie and Fran Frangipane. Beloved uncle to Vincent and Ralph Cozzarelli, niece Rose Ann Cozzarelli Alvarado and his special grandniece Isabella Alvarado.


Robert was born at home in Hoboken, New Jersey to Frances (nee Pepe) and Ralph Pantoliano. He was employed as a Longshoreman at the Weehawken Piers, and was a member of the International Longshoreman’s Association in New York and New Jersey.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, 10AM at the Church of the Epiphany, 247 Knox Avenue, Cliffside Park, N.J. There will be no visitation prior to the funeral mass. Friends and relatives are respectfully asked to gather at the Church of the Epiphany no later than 9:45 am. Interment is at Holy Name Cemetery, Jersey City, N.J. Hours of visitation at Failla-McKnight Memorial Home, 533 Willow Avenue, Hoboken, N.J. on July 28 from 4-8pm. Valet parking in rear of memorial home off Sixth Street.