Eileen Marie Pigut, 94, of Clifton, passed away Tuesday, January 10, 2023. Born and raised in Jersey City, Mrs. Pigut has resided in Clifton since 1965. She graduated from St. Aloysius High School in Jersey City before attending Seton Hall University where she met her husband, Charles. Before retirement, Mrs. Pigut had been employed as the secretary for the Director of Admissions at Montclair State University.
Mrs. Pigut was a parishioner of St. Philip the Apostle R.C. Church in Clifton. She was an avid Bridge player and enjoyed playing with her neighbors.
She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Charles J. Pigut in 2004; one son, Robert E. Pigut in 2014 and her sister, Elizabeth Bruncati.
Survivors include: her daughter, Kathleen Funnell and her husband, Kenneth; and her son, John W. “Jack” Pigut; and her two grandchildren, Eileen and Brian Funnell.
Visitation will be held Thursday, January 12, 2022 from 4:00 to 8:00 pm at Bizub-Quinlan Funeral Home, 1313 Van Houten Avenue, Clifton. Funeral services will be held Friday, January 13, 2023 at 10:30 am from the funeral home followed by an 11:00 am Mass at St. Philip the Apostle Church, 797 Valley Road, Clifton. Interment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington. Visit www.bizubquinlan.com to leave condolences on the Tribute Wall section of the obituary. In lieu of flowers, please consider a contribution to Catholic Charities USA, 2050 Ballenger Avenue, Suite 400, Alexandria, VA 22314.
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