Peter Polizatto, 95, passed away Friday, November 16, 2012 at Treasure Coast Hospice, Fort Pierce, Florida.
Peter was born in Garfield, NJ and has been a resident of Ft. Pierce for 54 years, coming from Lodi, NJ.
Peter was an iconic figure in Vero Beach as the owner of Pete's Meats and Groceries from 1958 to 1972. He served in the US Army from 1937-1939 then during World War II from 1942-1949. Peter served in the Civilian Conservation Corp, and he was a member of St. Anastasia Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus.
Survivors include his sons Philip Polizatto of Seattle, WA, Vincent Polizatto of Hong Kong, sister, Anna Mae Discenza, of Toms River, NJ and one grandson, Peter. He was predeceased by his wife of 64 years, Florence.
A Service will be held Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 10:00AM at Aycock Funeral Home, Fort Pierce, and the Inurnment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Fort Pierce, FL.
Memorial contributions may be made to Treasure Coast Hospice, 5000 Dunn Road, Fort Pierce, FL 34981-4901 www.TCHospice.org
Friends may visit the online guest register book at www.aycock-hillcrest.com.
Arrangements are under the care of Aycock Funeral Home, Fort Pierce, FL.