Vivian C. Petrillo

Vivian C. Petrillo

Beloved Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother

Vivian C. Petrillo, (nee Chiarella), of West Orange passed away on Monday, June 3, 2019.

Visiting will be held today, Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at The Dangler Funeral Home of West Orange, 340 Main St. in West Orange from 4:00 to 8:00 PM.  In lieu of flowers we encourage donations be made in Vivian’s name to; Tribute Program, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142,Memphis, TN 38148-0142, or Our Lady of Lourdes Church.

A Funeral Mass will be offered tomorrow, Thursday June 6, 2019 at Our Lady of Lourdes Church, 1 Eagle Rock Ave., West Orange at 10:00 AM. Entombment will follow at Gate of Heaven Mausoleum, 225 Ridgedale Ave., in East Hanover.   Letters of condolence may be posted at

Vivian was born in Orange and was raised in West Orange. She worked at Edison Factory in West Orange, and Burrells Press in Livingston. Vivian was a parishioner at Our Lady of Lourdes Church.

Vivian was predeceased by her lovong parents, Thomas and Anna Chirarella (nee Calabria), she was the beloved mother of Joseph Petrillo and his wife Kathleen, Gary Petrillo and his wife Meredith, Steven Petrillo and his wife Maria, and the late Janice Lombardi. Loving mother-in-law of Peter Lombardi. Dear sister of Elaine Alfieri, and the late Santina Marotta, Joseph Chiarella,Connie D’Aries, Michael Chiarella, and Thomas Chiarella. Cherished grandmother of 13 and Great Grandmother of 15.  She is also survived by many nieces and nephews.