Alfred J. Pugliano

November 6, 1928July 5, 2018

Alfred (Al) J. Pugliano passed away peacefully at home on July 5, 2018

Al was born in Queens, NY on November 6, 1928 to Frank and Mary Pugliano. He was raised there along with his older brother Frank.

He married Elizabeth (Betty) Pugliano on June 16, 1951. They settled in Baldwin, NY where they raised their four children: Debbie, Diane, Doreen and Joe.

Al was an Army veteran and worked for many years as a pharmacist, his chosen career. In his spare time, he loved working with the CYO and coaching little league and basketball teams.

In 1992, Al and Betty retired to Fort Pierce, FL where they enjoyed life to the fullest. His favorite pastime was playing the slots at the casino and playing the ponies.

He is survived by his children: Debbie Derrick of Gloucester, MA, Diane (Matt) Tuckruskye of Baldwin, NY, Doreen (Tom) Janotti of Effort, PA and Joe (Juana) Pugliano of Bethpage, NY and 7 grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren. He is also survived my many nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his beloved wife Betty, his brother Frank and his grandson T.J.

In lieu of flowers, a donation to Catholic Charities of Rockville Centre is appreciated. (CYO is under their jurisdiction)


  • Visitation Saturday, July 7, 2018
  • Religious Service Saturday, July 7, 2018
  • Visitation Saturday, July 7, 2018

Alfred J. Pugliano

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