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James Vernillo, Staff, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, died on 11/08/2010. Mr. Vernillo was the Senior Repair Technician for the Computing Services Department.

Funeral services will be held Friday, November 12, 2010 at 9:30 am at the Chubenko Funeral Home, 625 Port Reading Ave. Port Reading followed by a 10:00am Mass of Christian Burial from St. Anthony of Padua R.C. Church, Port Reading followed by private cremation. Visitation will be Thursday, November 11, 2010 from 2pm to 4pm & 7pm to 9pm at the funeral home. For directions or to send online condolences, please visit

James Vernillo Jr., 40, of Port Reading passed away Monday, Nov. 8, 2010 at the Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick. Born in Edison, Jim was a lifelong resident of Port Reading. He was employed by Rutgers University in New Brunswick as a computer engineer for the past twenty years. He was a member of St. Anthony of Padua R.C. Church, Port Reading. He was a member of the Port Reading Volunteer Fire Department, ex-chief in 1999, and current assistant chief.
He is predeceased by his parents, James and Helen Vernillo. He is survived by his wife of five years, Heather Vernillo; his two daughters, Gabrielle Paige Vernillo, Gianna Marie Vernillo; a sister, Lisa Carnes and her husband, James of Georgia.

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In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Donors Services, P.O. Box 4072, Pittsfield, MA 01202.

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