Oakland, NJ: Pierre Stephen Pagerie, 79 years old, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Sunday, May 2, 2021. Born to Marcel and Simone Pagerie in Paterson, NJ, he grew up in Franklin Lakes and was later a resident of Oakland, NJ for the past 50 years.
Pierre served with the United States Army in Germany during the Vietnam War and then owned and operated his general contracting business, Pagerie Enterprises Co. based out of Franklin Lakes, NJ since 1970 before retiring in 2006. Pierre served as Vice President and then President of the Oakland Board of Health for many years and also worked as a building inspector. He was the true outdoorsman, enjoying fishing, hunting, camping and skiing. He relaxed by tinkering in his garage.
Pierre is the beloved husband for 50 years of Virginia Pagerie (nee Lunham) of Oakland, NJ. Devoted father of Monique Goldin of Vernon Twp., NJ, Janine Pagerie of Oakland, NJ and Nadine Pagerie-Majano and her husband, Francisco of Ramsey, NJ. Loving grandfather of Kadin, Vincent, Lucien, Amity-Quinn, Maxime-Claude, Skye and Lennox. Dear brother to Simone Kunath of Ephratah, NY. Pierre is predeceased by a son in law, Justin Goldin and 3 brothers, Ronald, Daniel and Richard Pagerie.
Private cremation services under the direction of Ferguson-Vernon Funeral Home, 241 Route 94, Vernon, NJ. Memorial gifts to Parkinsons Foundation, 200 SE 1ST Street, Miami, FL 33131