Reverend Michael Pignaloso Sr. of Califon,

Reverend Michael Pignaloso Sr.

 

Reverend Michael Pignaloso Sr. of Califon, NJ went to be with his Lord and Savior in his home at the age of 90.
Michael was born on May 24th, 1926 in Brooklyn, NY to Francisco and Teresa Pignaloso.
He graduated from Boys High School in Brooklyn, NY in 1944 and went into the US Army Air Forces from 1944-1949. He then graduated college from EBI in 1957 with his Pastoral degree; that is when Michael began his ministry at Bunnvale Assembly of God for an amazing 50 plus years.
During this time Michael married Dorothy Twetan Pignaloso on June 24th 1954. After they were married God blessed Michael and Dorothy with 10 beautiful children. His children remember him as a faithful Godly father who had a passion for serving and bringing people to Christ. His children are blessed with knowledge that he went home to be with his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.
Michael is survived by his wife of 62 years, Dorothy Elizabeth Twetan Pignaloso. His children: Donna and Greg Kendrick of Changewater, NJ; Doris and Donald Sisto of Landing NJ; Michael Jr. and Judy Pignaloso of Washington NJ; Dawn and Joseph Farley of Wilson, PA; Daniel and Natalie Pignaloso of Stafford, VA and Diane and Douglas Parker of Green Township, NJ. Also, Ann Marie and Mark Gibson of Califon, NJ; Eric Pederson of Andover, NJ and Andrew Panza of Randolph, NJ. Michael is also survived by his 33 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.
He was pre-deceased by his children Darlene Brandner, Debra Gibson, Dora Pederson and Dorothy Panza also his 3 grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Viewings will be held at Bunnvale Assembly of God on Thursday August 11th 2016 from 2-4 pm and 6-7:30 pm with services beginning at 7:30pm. A graveside service will be held on Friday morning August 12th, 2016 at 10:00 am in the Fairmont Cemetery, Tewksbury Township, NJ.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Bunnvale Assembly of God Missions 285 County Road 513, Glen Gardner, NJ 08826.