Joseph F. Cugini III

Obituary of Joseph F. Cugini III

Joseph F. "Joey" Cugini III, 59, of Newfield, passed away peacefully on May 31, 2018 and is now home with the Lord. Joey was an outstanding football player at Delsea High School. He was awarded "Most Popular" and "Class Flirt" the year he graduated in 1977. Joey was selected for the Area All Star Team, a tri-county football league, two years in a row. After graduating, Joey opened Joey's Brownstone in Franklin Twp. in 1979. Joey's Brownstone was a popular Nightclub/ Bar that brought great memories to those in the area. That's where he met his wife Lori, the mother of his three children, Amber, Shauna & Joseph F. Cugini IV. Joey also worked numerous years in the car business, and at one point he had a used car lot of his own. Joey was a true entrepreneur. He had a brilliant mind, the ability to think out of the box and a contagious laugh. Joey could lighten the mood in any room and was incredibly generous. He was known to help the homeless and would give to anyone in need.

He is survived by his children Amber Monserrate (Mike), Shauna Cugini and Joseph Cugini IV; his mother, Mary Bess (Fry) Brentari (Gerry); father, Joseph Cugini Jr. (Laine) ; two grandchildren, Alicia & Gianna Monserrate; sisters, Betsy Ronchetti (Mark) and Stephanie Terista (Tim) and many wonderful nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles. Joey was predeceased by his brother, Richard Cugini.

A funeral home gathering will be on Tuesday from 1pm to 2pm followed by a service at 2pm. Final Disposition will be private.

ARRANGEMENTS are under the supervision of Rone Funeral Service, 1110 East Chestnut Avenue, Vineland, NJ 08360

Donations in memory of Joey may be made to ; Mission Teens, 102 Eppinger Ave, Norma, NJ 08347

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