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Pietro V. "Peter" Taraschi

Obituary for Pietro V. "Peter" Taraschi

February 6, 2019
NE Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Beloved Husband, Father and Brother


Pietro V. "Pete" of Northeast Philadelphia, Overbrook Park and Melbourne Florida passed away peacefully on February 6, 2019.

He was born in Philadelphia to William and Nancy Taraschi. Pete was the Beloved husband of Marie (nee DiPietropaolo). Loving father to Karen, Peter (Kay) and Lisa. Adored by his grandchildren Ron (Katie), Michelle, Nick, Bianca, Sergio and Scarlett and great-grandchildren Alexis, Emily Vincent, Samantha and Skyler. He was predeceased by his brother Rosario and sister Phyllis Sfida. He is survived by his sister Rose.

Pete served in the Korean War. He retired from Trio's Cold Cuts in Clifton Heights.

He always enjoyed watching football on Sundays and was a big fan of the Philadelphia Eagles. He also enjoyed making pizzas and cooking on his "Grill. Most of all he loved spending time with his wife, children and grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing at St. Pius X Church, 220 Lawrence Road, Broomall, PA, Tuesday, February 12th from 9:15 a.m. to 10:15 a.m. followed by his Funeral Mass at 10:30 am. Interment Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers contributions can be made in Pete's name to The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 3401 Civic Center Blvd., Phila. PA 19104

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D'Anjolell Memorial Home of Broomall

2811 West Chester Pike
Broomall, PA 19008
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