Salvatore Longo

Salvatore Longo

Sal Longo died on Saturday, November 9, 2019 in the care of his loving family. There is only one way to describe Sal, "Beloved." He was a husband, father of three, a grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend. Dad was a restaurateur in New York City; an accomplished musician, playing both piano and accordion; an artist for enjoyment; an innovator and expert problem solver, from construction to business. Dad started his life working at 11 years old, helping his mom & dad, and also, to the delight of his parents, learning & playing the accordion. He developed his skills as a talented carpenter building wooden boats, which expanded into building restaurants and home projects. He was also a radio-man in the Coast Guard, serving in the South Pacific, with great love and sacrifice for family and country. He married the woman of his dreams and had three children. Sal continued to share his talents with the entire community at Cedar Crest, which included his love for God, movies and music. He was greatly loved. Sal is survived by his children, Vivian, Frank and Adele; his grandchildren, Brett, Derrick and Drew; his great-grandchildren, Lucas and Lively; his brother, Ben Longo and his wife Helen. Visiting hours will be Friday, November 15 from 1-3 and 6-8 pm at the funeral home . A funeral Mass will be held 9 am Saturday at Cedar Crest Village Chapel, Pompton Plains. Burial will be private.
November 9, 201911/09/2019
Recommend Salvatore's obituary to your friends.

Share Obituary

Share a memory

Add to your memory
Photos/Video
Candle
Mementos

Obituary

Sal Longo died on Saturday, November 9, 2019 in the care of his loving family.There is only one way to describe Sal, "Beloved."He was a husband, father of three, a grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle, and friend.Dad was a restaurateur in New York City; an accomplished musician, playing both piano and accordion; an artist for enjoyment; an innovator and expert problem solver, from construction to business. Dad started his life working at 11 years old, helping his mom & dad, an...

Read more

Events

Nov
16
Mass
https://s3.amazonaws.com/tribute-archive/images/Other.svg
11/16/2019 09:00 AM Saturday, November 16 2019
09:00 AM
Cedar Crest Village Chapel
Mass
1 Cedar Crest Drive
Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
US
Get Directions
View MapTextEmail
Salvatore Longo's visitation
Nov
15
Visitation at Funeral Home
https://s3.amazonaws.com/tribute-archive/images/Other.svg
11/15/2019 01:00 PM11/15/2019 03:00 PM Friday, November 15 2019
01:00 PM - 03:00 PM
M John Scanlan Funeral Home
Visitation at Funeral Home
781 Newark Pompton Turnpike
Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
US
Get Directions
View MapTextEmail
Salvatore Longo's visitation
Nov
15
Visitation
https://s3.amazonaws.com/tribute-archive/images/Visitation.svg
11/15/2019 06:00 PM11/15/2019 08:00 PM Friday, November 15 2019
06:00 PM - 08:00 PM
M John Scanlan Funeral Home
Visitation
781 Newark Pompton Turnpike
Pompton Plains, NJ 07444
US
Get Directions
View MapTextEmail
Salvatore Longo's visitation