Pelosi, Andrew Carmen, age 89, of Hawthorne, on Tuesday, December 5, 2017. Born and raised in West Paterson, Andrew had lived in Paterson and Wayne before moving to Hawthorne. Andrew was a soldier in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. After his service, he graduated from Newark College of Engineering and worked as an aerospace draftsman and designer for Bendix Allied Signal in Teterboro. He was a parishioner of St. Anthony R.C. Church in Hawthorne.
Andrew was the beloved husband of the late Gloria (nee: Gelormino) Pelosi (2011). Loving father of Andrea T. Pelosi-DeCoons of Hawthorne. Dear grandfather of Jay C. DeCoons and his wife Sara of Sammamish, WA, Dr. Ryan M. DeCoons and his wife Dr. Lorie Stumpo DeCoons of Birmingham, AL and Keith A. DeCoons of Hoboken. Dearest great grandfather of Cody Andrew DeCoons, Jack Cameron DeCoons, Reid Andrew DeCoons, and Grace Caroline DeCoons. Dear brother of Marie Pacelli and her husband Michael of Warwick, NY. Brother-in-law of Anne Meier Gelormino and her late husband Charles Gelormino (2012), the late Grace Soucie (2017) and her late husband Edwin and the late Bartley W. Gelormino (2015). He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Family and friends may visit from 12-3PM on Saturday, December 9, 2017 at the Browning-Forshay Funeral Home, 557 Lafayette Ave., Hawthorne. A funeral prayer service will be held at 3PM following the viewing at Browning-Forshay Funeral Home. Cremation will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.