William A. Coniglio

William A. Coniglio

AGE: 73 • North Brunswick

William A. Coniglio, known as "Bill" to his friends, of North Brunswick, NJ, passed away Thursday, March 14, 2013 at the age of 73, due to complications secondary to renal cancer. Bill was born in Trenton, NJ to Theresa Ann (Romeo) and Joseph Coniglio. He was educated at Trenton Catholic Boys School and graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree from Rutgers University and the University of Alabama with his Master's Degree. He retired after 35 years of employment with the Environmental Protection Agency in Washington, DC and has been the proprietor of How Lane Garden Center (formerly Kerns Nursery) in North Brunswick, since 1973. He is best remembered for his intellectualism, social and political determinations and his love for solving challenging problems. His hobbies included fishing and beekeeping.

Bill is survived by his wife, Cynthia Werts, three daughters; Denise Coniglio, Diane Coniglio Bohner and Elizabeth Haney, four grandchildren; John and Tess Haney and Isabelle and Mikey Bohner and a sister, Marilyn Jones.

A time of visitation will be held on Tuesday, March 26, 2013 from 1-4PM at Kimble Funeral Home, 1 Hamilton Avenue, Princeton, NJ 08542 with a prayer service and Remembrances of His Life immediately following. Cremation services will be private. Donations, in lieu of flowers, may be made to the NJ Beekeepers Association,152 Broad Street, Hightstown, NJ 08520 earmarked for an educational scholarship to be established in his name. Extend condolences at TheKimbleFuneralHome.com.

Published in Home News Tribune & Asbury Park Press on Mar. 18, 2013