Joseph T. Pasqualoni Jr.

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Joseph T. Pasqualoni, Jr. (Sonny), a resident of Yonkers, sadly passed away at the age of 90 on January 11, 2024 after a brief illness.

For 65 years, Sonny was the beloved husband to his wife Pauline, the love of his life. He was the loving father of Teresa (Michael) Mannarino and the late Joseph T. Pasqualoni III. He is also survived by his cherished granddaughter Madison, his daughter-in-law Patty (Sal) Ficarrotta, sisters Frances DeAngelis and Mary (Adelfo) Rubeo, niece Kimberly Coddington, and numerous cousins, nieces, nephews and dear friends.

Sonny was the son of a first generation Italian immigrant and after proudly serving in the US Army, worked alongside his parents at the restaurant they founded known as Mother’s Kitchen in Yonkers. Later in life he joined the Local 3 IBEW Electricians Union as an Expeditor where he spent the remainder of his career.

Sonny’s passions included being with his family and friends, watching football (his idol Joe Montana), The New York Yankees, annual trips to Las Vegas with the best of friends, deer hunting and cooking. He was a devoted parishioner of St. Bartholomew’s Church.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Joseph’s memory can be made to , or .

The family will be present on Monday, January 15th from 3:00 – 7:00 PM at Ruggiero & Sons, Inc. Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 732 Yonkers Avenue, Yonkers, NY 10704. A Funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, January 16th at 10:00 AM at St. Bartholomew’s Church, 20 Roosevelt Street, Yonkers, NY 10701. Joseph will then be laid to rest at St. Mary’s Cemetery, 114 Sprain Road, Yonkers, NY 10710.

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