Obituary of Angelo M. Scaltrito
Angelo M. Scaltrito, born April 10, 1918 of Hammonton, NJ passed away at age 102 on Saturday, May 30, 2020 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Angelo was born and raised in Hammonton, NJ. He enlisted in the U.S. Army and served in World War II where he received the Distinguished Unit Badge, European African Middle Eastern Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Purple Heart with One Oak Leaf Cluster, Chevalier of the Legion of Honor, NJ Distinguished Service Medal and the Bronze Star with One Oak Leaf Cluster. He is a member of the V.F.W. Passalaqua Post # 1026, DAV Chapter 66 and F.A. Funston American Legion Post # 186 all of Hammonton. Angelo worked for W. B. Kessler Clothing Company for over 38 years and was a member of the Amalgamated Clothing workers of America. He loved fishing and hunting and put his heart and soul into his gardening. He is predeceased by his parents Antonio and Catherine Scaltrito, his 1st wife Rose, 7 Sisters and one brother. He is survived by his wife Letteria (nee Gugliandolo), Son Anthony Scaltrito and Peggy Convey of Hammonotn, NJ, Daughter Janice Engle and her husband Robert of Vero Beach, FL and Brother Frank Scaltrito and Terri Lumsden of Palm Beach Gardens, FL. He was the loving Grandfather of Andrea Scaltrito, Carolyn Crescenzo, Michael Riley, Christopher Riley and Rachel Throckmorton. He was the Great Grandfather of Brandon and Dominic Derringer, James A. Crescenzo, Madison and Brandon Riley, Reese and Sofia Riley and Mason and Kaitlyn Throckmorton. A public drive-by visitation will be held Thursday from 9:00am – 10:45am at the Marinella Funeral Home 102 N. Third Street Hammonton, NJ. As per Hammonton Police Department the traffic route will start down Orchard Street, make a left onto N. Third Street, paying your respects to Angelo in the front of the funeral home. Exit will be down N. Third Street towards St. Joseph Church. Following the public visitation, a private family service and burial will be held. A Zoom live stream will begin at 11:00am on Thursday, June 4th. To access the live stream follow the link on the left side of the page or if you are using a mobile device, under the obituary drop down tab. Donations to Holy Redeemer Hospice may be made in Angelo’s memory to Holy Redeemer Development Office 521 Moredon Road Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006. To share condolence please visit www.marinellafuneralhome.com.