Peter Petrillo, Scranton, passed away Friday in the Allied Rehabilitation Center after an 18month battle with cancer.
Born September 25, 1946 in the Bunker Hill Section of Scranton he was the son of the late Rocco and Mildred Sakson Petrillo. He was of the Roman Catholic faith.
Like his brother, Johnny, who passed away before him, Pete was also a terrific chef having worked in many local restaurants. In his spare time he loved going fishing.
His family would like to thank the nurses and staff at the Allied Rehabilitation Center for their great care they showed Pete for the past two months.
Surviving are a son Peter Vincinquerra of Throop; a granddaughter Jocelyn; a sister Sue Trunzo and her husband Pat of Dickson City; a brother Rocco and his wife Terri of Dunmore; two nieces Pattianne Troiani and Rose Sember; a nephew Peter Trunzo; great nieces and nephews; cousins; two aunts Magdelin Kohut and Agnes Sakson both of Jessup.
Pete was preceded in death by a brother Johnny who died November 2, 2011.
Blessing services and interment will be private at convenience of the family by lifelong family friend Rev. Joseph Sica.
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