Peter Indriolo, 84, of 107 Weeks St., Jamestown, N.Y., died at 4:51 p.m. Sunday (July 8, 2012), in the Lutheran Home and Rehabilitation Center.
He was born in Aquadolci, Sicily, on Feb. 9, 1928, the son of Guisseppe and Teresa Scalfitti Indriolo.
Peter was employed by the Laborers Union 600 for 20 years, retiring in 1990. In earlier years, he was the owner of George's Tavern in Brooklyn Square.
He was a communicant of Holy Apostles St. John Catholic Church.
Peter was a loving nano and adored his grandchildren. He loved working crossword puzzles and was an avid reader. He and his grandchildren enjoyed discussing books together and sharing crossword puzzles.
He is survived by his wife, Bessie Calanni Indriolo, whom he married on Sept. 26, 1953, in Aquadolci, Sicily; a son, Joseph (Julie) Indriolo; two daughters: Mary and Antoinette Indriolo, Jamestown; eight grandchildren: Amy Adamiszyn, Katie and Lori Indriolo, Las Vegas, Nev., Lindsay, Meaghan and Andrew Stronz and Emily and Elizabeth Indriolo, all of Jamestown; two brothers: Anthony Indriolo, Pleasantview, N.Y. and Joseph (Rosaria) Indriolo, Mt. Vernon, N.Y.; and a sister Maria Callandra, Aquadolci, Sicily.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Salvatore Indriolo.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Thursday in Holy Apostles St. John Catholic Church. The Rev. Dennis Mende, pastor, will be celebrant.
Burial will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Friends will be received on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.. in the Hubert Funeral Home And Cremation Services where a Christian Wake Service will be held at 1:45 p.m. Memorials may be made to St. Jude Tribute Program, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142.
You may send a condolence to the family by visiting www.hubertfuneralhome.com.