James (“Jimmy”) Alongi, 89, passed away December 10, 2021. He was predeceased by his wife of 46 years, Natalie (nee Pisano), his parents Angelo and Angelina, step-father Robert Mayo, brothers Angelo,Philo and Salvatore. He is survived by his children Janet Baffi (Joseph Porcello), James and Joseph (JoyceEsposito), sister Marie Alfonso, grandchildren Nicole Baffi (Louis Garuccio), Bianca Alongi (Ryan O’Leary),Alana Alongi and Vincent Alongi, great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews and family members. All of whom were loved by this generous and caring man.
He served as a United States Marine during the Korean War. He retired as a Trustee for the Department of Sanitation, a career he cherished and honored all of his days. He will be missed by all that knew him.
In lieu of flowers the family requests donations in memory of Jimmy to St. Jude's Childrens Research Hospital. You may go online to donate at www.stjude.org or mail your donation to 501 St Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Thank you!
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