Theodore Gaudiosi Sr.
August 17, 1928 – October 6, 2021
Theodore Gaudiosi, Sr., passed away on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at Canterbury Village in West Orange, NJ at the age of 93.
He was born in Newark, grew up in Belleville, and raised his family in Nutley before retiring to Little Egg Harbor.
An Army veteran of the Korean War and an avid Yankee fan, Theodore worked many many years as a tool & die maker, retiring more than 30 years ago.
He was the beloved husband of the late Mary Rose Gaudiosi (nee Patuto), loving father of Theodore Gaudiosi, Jr. and his wife Jennifer and Robert Gaudiosi and his wife Susan; dear brother of Nina Ruzzo; cherished grandfather of Kyla McDonald and her husband Miles, Marisa Gaudiosi, Kara Gaudiosi, and the late Robert Gaudiosi; and great grandfather of Theodore Patrick McDonald.
Visitation will begin at the funeral home on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at 9 am with a prayer service being offered at 9:30 am at the LaMonica Memorial Home 145 E. Mt. Pleasant Ave., Livingston, NJ. Following the services, the family will meet at 12pm in St. Anne’s Cemetery, 1610 Allenwood Road, Wall, NJ, for the entombment.
In lieu of flowers, kindly consider a donation to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
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