W. Amwell Twp.: Charles Ruggieri, 66

W. Amwell Twp.: Charles Ruggieri, 66 died Sunday January 7 at the Rolling Hills Care Center.

A lifelong resident of W. Amwell Twp., Charlie was a member of St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church. Charlie graduated from South Hunterdon Regional High School, Class of 1970. He attended Mercer County Community College and enjoyed playing chess.

Son of the late Steve and Grace Ruggieri, he is survived by four brothers, Joseph Ruggieri, Steve Ruggieri, Anthony Ruggieri and his wife Kathy, John Ruggieri and his wife Coleen, three nephews Christopher, Nicholas, Vincent Ruggieri, and his niece Adrianna Ruggieri.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 11, at 3:00 pm at the Garefino Funeral Home, 12 N. Franklin St., Lambertville. Burial will follow in the Highland Cemetery, Hopewell Twp. Family and friends are welcome to visit at the funeral home Thursday from 1:00 pm until the time of the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Lambertville-New Hope Rescue Squad, PO Box 237 Lambertville, NJ 08530.