Tierno, James V. of Paterson at rest in Wayne on October 2, 2004. Devoted husband of Mary Ann (nee Denequolo) Tierno. Father of Thomas J. Tierno and Mark Peirano. Brother of Eugene Tierno. Son-in-law of William and Louise Denequolo. Brother-in-law of William Denequolo Jr. Also survived by 5 grandchildren and 2 nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from the Festa Memorial Funeral Home, 111 Union Blvd., Totowa, on Wednesday at 9:00 AM. Funeral Mass to follow at St. Marys R.C. Church, Paterson at 9:30 AM. Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Totowa. Friends may call Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM. For more information go to www.festamemorial.com
James V. Tierno age 78 of Paterson died Saturday. Born in Paterson, NJ he was a lifelong resident of Paterson. He was a Maintenance Man for the Passaic Valley Water Commission, Clifton, NJ for 20 years before retiring in 1996. Mr. Tierno was a parishioner of St. Marys R.C. Church, Paterson and was a Korean Army Veteran. He played baseball with the St. Louis Cardinals minor league division team.
Survivors include his wife:
Mary Ann (nee Denequolo) Tierno of Paterson
Thomas J. Tierno of Voorhees, NJ
Mark Peirano of Andover, NJ
Eugene Tierno of Wayne, NJ
Also survived by 5 grandchildren and 2 nephews.
Festa Memorial Funeral Home, 111 Union Blvd, Totowa is in charge of arrangements.
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