Cecilia V. Tiongko passed away on Tuesday, August 27, 2019, at home with her family in East Brunswick, New Jersey, at 85 years of age.
Born in the Philippines, she graduated from Silliman University as a nurse at 20 years old.
Cecilia married Petronilo, had a family and moved to the United States, later bringing her children to join her.
She lived her life as a humble servant of our Lord Jesus Christ and a loving soul to all around her.
She was predeceased by her husband Petronilo Tiongko, and her two sons, Peter Jr., and Frank Tiongko
She leaves behind her children, daughter, Karen and her husband, Carlos Belen, and their children, Charles and Christian; son, Juvic and his wife, Anaflor, and their children, Jonathan, Jillianne and Jansen; daughter, Gina and her husband, Edward Baksa Jr., and their children, Joanne, Edward III, Rachel and Steven; daughter-in-law, Veronica Tiongko and her children Bradford, Patrick and Matthew; son, Napoleon and his wife, Grace, and their children Joshua and Sophia, and three great-grandchildren, Olivia and Jacob Belen, and Lily Celia Kushnir.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 31, 2019, at 11:00 am, at The BRUNSWICK MEMORIAL HOME, 454 Cranbury Road, East Brunswick, with interment to follow at Cloverleaf Memorial Park, Woodbridge.
Family and friends may visit on Friday, August 30th, from 2:00 - 4:00 pm and 7:00 - 9:00 pm, at the funeral home. For directions, please visit our "Services" page.
We offer our sincerest condolences to the family for their loss. We pray that Lord will bless you with peace and comfort in this time of grief. Amen.
So saddened by the loss of one of the most Godly women in my life. Thankful for her faithfulness and great witness. Love and prayers for comfort to the family.
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