Peter D. Salvatori, 92, of Williamsport, died Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2013.
Peter was born Jan. 8, 1921, in Williamsport, Pa. He was a son of Antonio and Mary Salvatori. He and his wife Mona, celebrated over 65 years of marriage.
Peter was a graduate of the Williamsport Technical Institute. He served his country honorably in the U.S. Army from 1937 to 1945. Peter was attached to the sixth field artillery out of Fort Hoyle, Md. and attained the rank of sergeant and served in the South Pacific.
Peter retired from the Williamsport Police Dept. after 20 years of service. He and his wife owned and operated Salvatori's Sub Shop and Salvatori's Bar and Grille.
Peter was a member of the former Ascension Catholic Church, now St. Joseph the Worker Parish. He enjoyed attending Little League World Series and Crosscutters games with his friends, and was a lifetime member of the Fraternal Order of Police. He enjoyed many visits to his wife's homeland of Australia.
He is survived by his wife, Mona and two daughters, Sharon Thompson (George), of South Williamsport, Maria Ananea (Joseph), of Williamsport; a son, Peter (Janette), of Englewood, Fla. and a sister, Rose Naso, of Williamsport. He is also survived by his eight grandchildren, Brian and Brett Thompson, Joseph and Jeffrey Ananea and Peter, Adam, Philip and Rachel Salvatori. His great-grandchildren include Hailey, Ethan and Kylie Thompson, Luke, Marley and Mason Ananea and Preston and Peter Salvatori. Another great-grandson is soon to be born.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Thomas, Louis and Joseph Salvatori and two sisters, Viola Borgess and Mary Agnone.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1 p.m. on Thursday at St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 702 W. Fourth St., Williamsport. Visitation will be at the church from noon until the time of the service.
Interment will be in Wildwood Cemetery with full military honors accorded by the Korean War Veterans of Lycoming County.
The family will provide the flowers and suggest memorial contributions to Susquehanna Cancer Treatment Center, 1100 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport; Susquehanna Home Health Hospice, 1100 Grampian Blvd., Williamsport, or St. Joseph the Worker Parish, 711 Edwin St., Williamsport, PA 17701.
Arrangement are entrusted to Sanders Mortuary, 821 Diamond St., Williamsport.