Arthur P. “Artie” Compitello, 59, long-time resident of Laurence Harbor, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 10, 2019. Born in Manhattan to the late Michael and Dorothy Compitello, Artie worked for over 20 years at the Hudson County Jail in Kearny, and as a bus driver for Academy Bus. Artie was a dedicated family man, his children and grandchildren were his world. A beloved friend to many, Artie will always be remembered as a #1 Dallas Cowboys Fan!
Artie is the beloved father of Kathleen Murillo, Desiree Johnson, Arthur Bustin, Michael Bustin and the late Joseph Bustin. He is the cherished grandfather of Darius Bustin, Daniel Silvey, Michael Segeda, Joseph Bustin, Jr., Ryder Bustin, Katrina Johnson, Bianca Bustin, Kyra Murillo and Ava Bustin, and devoted great-grandfather of Gage Martinez and Damien Gomez. Artie is the loving brother of Frank Compitello and Lucille Compitello.
Family and friends may visit Wednesday, August 14, 5:00pm to 7:00pm at the Bedle Funeral Home, 212 Main Street, Matawan. Private cremation will follow.
When you attend Artie’s services, please wear your favorite Dallas Cowboys gear in honor of this #1 fan!