Peter A  Philipone
Peter A Philipone

August 17, 1932 - May 16, 2017
Born in Elizabeth
Resided in Clark, NJ


Peter Anthony Philipone, 84, of Clark, entered into Heaven on Tuesday, May 16, 2017.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend the Funeral from the Walter Johnson Funeral Home, 803 Raritan Rd., Clark, on Monday, May 22 at 9:30 am, thence to St. Anthony's Church, Elizabeth, where a Funeral Mass will be offered at 10:30 am. Interment will follow in St. Gertrude Cemetery, Colonia. Visiting hours will be on Saturday, from 4 - 6 pm and Sunday, from 1 - 3 and 6 - 8 pm.

Mr. Philipone was born in Elizabeth to Carlos Philipone and Barbara (Romano). He proudly served his country in the Air Force during the Korean War. He lived in Elizabeth, prior to moving to Clark 46 years ago.

Mr. Philipone was a Letter Carrier for the US Postal Service in Elizabeth for 32 years, retiring in 1987. In Clark he was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 5503, the American Legion Post 328 and the Senior Club of Clark. He enjoyed gardening and he cherished his grandchildren.

Mr. Philipone is survived by his beloved wife of 61 years, Laura (Muraca) Philipone; his devoted children, Charles Philipone and his wife Donna Genus, Michael Philipone and his wife Cynthia, Diane Ihle and her husband Louis and Lori Ann Hinman and her husband William; his cherished grandchildren, Jennifer, Diane, Jessica, Louis, Zachary, Joshua, Jacob; great grandchildren, Connor and Deegan and his dear sister, Madeline Lobosco and many loving nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in memory of Peter Philipone to Make-A-Wish Foundation NJ, 1347 Perrineville Road, Monroe Township, NJ 08831 or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, ID Number 10992697, Po Box 1000, Department 142, Memphis, TN 38148




Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
803 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Saturday, May 20, 2017
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home
803 Raritan Road
Clark, NJ US 07066
Sunday, May 21, 2017
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
St. Anthony's Church
353 Third Avenue
Elizabeth, NJ 07202
Monday, May 22, 2017
10:30 AM
St. Gertrude Cemetery
53 Inman Ave
Colonia, NJ US 07067
Monday, May 22, 2017
12:00 PM


Walter J. Johnson Funeral Home • 803 Raritan Road • Clark, New Jersey 07066 • 732-382-6262 •
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Steven N. Perlmutter
Matthew S. Perlmutter
Funeral Director, Manager, NJ Lic. No. 3539  
Funeral Director, NJ Lic. No. 4785 
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