Louis Pallotta, 83, of Morris Plains, died peacefully Friday, August 9, 2019 at Morristown Memorial Hospital, Morristown, NJ with his loving family by his side.
He was born November 9, 1935 to the late Giselda and Luigi Pallotta and had lived all his life in the Morristown, Morris Plains area.
Louis is survived by his devoted wife of 63 years, Emily (nee Chmelowitz) and loving daughter, Gigi Pallotta and her husband, James Heffernan and his brother, Robert Pallotta (Jackie), sisters-in-law, Joyce Wiedeman and Grace Chmelowitz and many nieces, nephews, and friends. Louis was predeceased by his daughter, Donna Pallotta Lowe, his sisters, Betty Coccomo (Peter), Yolanda Lauro, and Ann Kuehner (Raymond), and brothers, Daniel Pallotta (Doris) and Vincent Pallotta (Dina).
Louis proudly served with the United States Army in the Korean Conflict from 1953-1956. He was a Master Carpenter for Carpenters Local #620, Madison, NJ for many years before his retirement.
Louis was a devoted and loving husband, father, uncle and great-uncle and will be missed by all who knew him. At his request, burial arrangements are private and are being handled by Dangler Funeral Home, Morris Plains, NJ.
A Memorial for family and friends will be held at a later date.