Pianeta, Eduardo, age 56 of Wharton, NJ passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at the Saint Clare’s Hospital in Denville, NJ. Born in Santana, Colombia, Mr. Pianeta became a US Citizen in 1998. Son of the late Marin R. and Elvira R. (Benavides) Pianeta, Eduardo worked as a Stock Clerk for the Costco in Dover, NJ. He was also a member of the Holy Rosary Roman Catholic Church in Dover. In Colombia, Eduardo served in the Colombian Army. Eduardo is predeceased by his parents and his son, Edward Pianeta in 2005. A loving and devoted father and husband, Eduardo is survived by his loving wife Luz (Duque) Pianeta, his two daughters Yolima D. of Rockaway, and Kristine of Wharton.
He is also survivd by his six sisters and two brothers. A Mass of Christian Burial was offered for Eduardo on Wednesday, May 18th, 2011 at 10:00 AM in the St. Cecilia’s RC Church of Rockaway, NJ. Visitation was held at the Smith-Taylor-Ruggiero Funeral Home, One Baker Avenue (Rt. 46 West), Dover, NJ 07801 on Tuesday, May 17th, 2011 from 3-5 and 7-9 PM.