The Officers and Members of the Westville Fire Department regrettfully announce the passing of Department President Angelo Natoli. Please keep his family and friends in your thoughts. Additional information will be announced as it becomes available. Obituary for President Angelo “Nat” Natoli:Angelo “Nat” James Natoli, aged 80 years, of Westville, NJ peacefully passed away on January 31, 2015 with his loving family by his side after a long and courageous battle.
Born in Cortland, NY, the son of the late Bartolo and Jennie (Favaloro) Natoli, Nat graduated from St. Mary’s High School in 1953 and then joined the United States Marine Corp. where he served 6 years. Following his discharge, Nat settled in South Jersey where he would reside for the rest of his life. Nat worked in the Accounting Department for Freedom International for more than 40 years. Away from work, Nat enjoyed giving back to his community. He served on the Gateway Regional High School Board for 40 years, serving as President for the last 24 years. He also served on the Parkview Elementary School Board for many years. Nat was a member of the Westville Volunteer Fire Department for 52 years and served as President for more than 30 years. He was also a member of the Westville Lions Club.Among his many passions, Nat coached the Westville Senior Starletts for 26 years and was an officer with the Tri-County Softball Association. Nat enjoyed traveling and was fortunate enough to have visited most of the contiguous United States and Bermuda. Nat loved watching television, cheering on his beloved Phillies, and spending time with his dog, Molly. Most of all, Nat enjoyed spending time with his family creating the memories that they will cherish as his legacy.
Nat is the beloved husband of Linda (nee Kumpel) and the late Margaret “Peg”(nee Grady) Natoli; devoted father of Nelson W. Wiest, Sheri Propster and her husband Randy; dear brother of Grace Tobin and the late Anthony Natoli; loving grandfather of Emily & Allison Wiest; Daughter-in-law Paula Wiest; Sister-in-laws Joan Lewis (Richard), Joe Ann Sherman (Ray), Patricia Entrekin (Warren); Brother-in-law Michael Grady (Margaret); Many nieces and nephews.SHARE LIFE CEREMONY
Relatives and friends are invited to join Nat’s family for his viewing Thursday evening after 4 PM and Friday 9-9:45 AM in the Holy Angels Worship Center, 96 Green Avenue, Woodbury. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday at 10 AM in the Worship Center. Interment with Military and Fireman Honors will follow in Gloucester County Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Tuckahoe Road, Williamstown.
In lieu of flowers, Nat’s family requests memorial contributions to the Westville Fire Department, 23 West Olive Street, Westville, NJ 08093 or Samaritan Hospice, 5 Eve’s Drive, Suite 350, Marlton, NJ 08053.
Arrangements are under the direction of the McGUINNESS FUNERAL HOME, Woodbury & Washington Twp.