Josephine Principe

josephine principe

May 23, 1924 ~ September 17, 2019

Principe, Josephine nee: Ingoglia, age 95, of Deer Park, on September 17, 2019. She was born in NYC, grew up in Brooklyn, and raised her family in Hicksville, NY. Josephine spent most of her career working at Chase Bank in various roles. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Principe, devoted mother of Joseph Principe and his partner Helena, Salvatore Principe and his wife Roxanne, Anne Malone and her husband Vince, Frank Principe and his wife Lisa. She is predeceased by her son, Eugene Principe. Adored sister to Anne Farina. Cherished grandmother of eight, great grandmother of nine and aunt of nine. She passed peacefully, surrounded by loving family. Lasting memories of Josephine will forever be a source of comfort and joy to her family.

The family will receive their friends on Friday from 4-8 PM at the Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street “opposite the Fort Lee Library”. The funeral will leave Saturday at 12:30 PM for the celebration of her funeral mass in St. John R. C. Church at 1 PM. For condolences, directions, or information call (201) 944-0100 or


Mass: September 21, 2019 1:00 pm

St. John R. C. Church
Broad & Harrison Avenue
Leonia, NJ 07605

Visitation at Funeral Home: September 20, 2019 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Frank A. Patti & Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home
327 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

Final Resting Place:

Rosedale Crematory
408 Orange Road
Montclair, NJ 07042

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  1. I am very sorry yo hear of the passing. Josephine May she rest in peace. To her family my prayers r with u. And to lisa. I am truely sorry. Josephine great age. She seen many things in her life she raised a beauitful family. I lived in edgewater. And went to high school in leonia. I now live in England.

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