Spiro Pulos(1932 - 2013)

Spiro Pulos

AGE: 80 • Ocean Gate

Spiro Pulos, 80, of Ocean Gate, known as Sonny, died on Friday, February 22, 2013. Born in Newark, NJ, he has been a resident of Ocean Gate since 1967. Mr. Pulos was a Master Plumber who owned and operated Spiro Pulos Plumbing and Heating in Ocean Gate for over 30 years. He was an active member of his community serving as Building Inspector, Volunteer Fireman and member of the Historical Society. He was also well known in town for his morning flag raising ritual at his home. Spiro proudly served his country in the US Marine Corp during the Korean War. Surviving are his wife of 56 years, Eva; six children and their spouses, Michele Hawkins, Donna Marie Pulos, Denise Papiernik, Lisa Yannazzone, Stephanie Jensen and Christopher Pulos; five sisters, Catherine Harootunian, Mary Gemgnani, Della Sommers, Victoria Vuono, and Helen Kehayes. Also surviving are ten grandchildren, 1 great grandson and many nieces and nephews. Visiting hours will be Sunday from 2-4pm and 7-9pm at the Mastapeter Funeral Home, 270 Atlantic City Blvd., Bayville. Monday, relatives and friends kindly meet at St. Barbara's Greek Orthodox Church, 2200 Church Rd., Toms River 08753, by 10:30am before celebrating an 11am Funeral Mass. Burial will follow to St. Joseph Cemetery, Toms River. In lieu of flowers, donations in Spiro's name to: Wounded Warrior Project, 370 Seventh Avenue, Suite #1802, New York, NY 10001, {www.woundedwarriorproject.org}.

Funeral Home

Mastapeter Funeral Homes, Inc.
270 Atlantic City Boulevard (Route #9) Bayville, NJ 08721

Published in Asbury Park Press on Feb. 23, 2013