Mr. Iapalucci was a graduate of Rutgers University College of Arts and Sciences and School of Law in Camden, NJ. He worked for 39 years in private practice as a criminal defense attorney and as a municipal prosecutor in the Townships of Voorhees, Pennsauken and Borough of Gibbstown. Mr. Iapalucci was also the municipal court judge in Moorestown from 2005 to 2009. He was a member of the New Jersey and New York Bar Associations.
Mr. Iapalucci was an avid hiker and environmentalist, a member of the Outdoor Club of South Jersey who led hikes and was well known for his efforts at cleaning up and preserving the Pine Barrens along with his encyclopedic knowledge of native plant species unique to the Pinelands.
and friends are invited to a viewing Monday, July 7 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. at
Lewis Funeral Home, 78 E. Main Street, Moorestown, NJ. A funeral Mass will be held on Tuesday, July
8 at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel Catholic Church located at 42 West
Main Street in Moorestown.
In lieu of
flowers, donations may be made to “PPA –Philip J. Iapalucci Pine Barrens Fund”
to benefit preservation of the New Jersey Pinelands by New Jersey Conservation
Foundation, The Pinelands Preservation Alliance and Rancocas Conservancy.
Please mail donations to “PPA-Philip J. Iapalucci Pine Barrens Fund”, 17 Pemberton Road, Southampton, NJ 08088.Condolences may be left at www.lewisfuneralhomemoorestown.com.