|Birth: ||Jun. 4, 1925|
|Death: ||Apr. 21, 2010|
Fargo, Peter Died at home on April 21, 2010.
He is survived by his loving wife Jennifer Valenti, his son Tim Fargo (Nancy), his daughters Linda Fargo and Lisa Baize (Michael), his grandchildren Kailey and Ryan Fargo, Anna and Ben Baize, and stepson Rex Valenti.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Karin, and his daughter, Ann.
Peter was born in Budapest, Hungary.
He lived during what he called "interesting times" and survived the extreme religious discrimination and persecution of World War II. He immigrated to North America in 1948 and proudly became a US citizen in 1961.
He had a lifelong love of sports and avidly played golf, tennis, and downhill skied.
He was a member of the 1952 Canadian National Championship Water Polo Team.
He and Jennifer shared a love of travel and did so extensively over the past 25 years.
He delighted family and friends with his culinary and musical talents.
He was loyal and devoted to his family, generous with his friends and persevered in the face of adversity.
His laugh, his humor, his willingness to bend rules and his pragmatism will be sorely missed. Special thanks to Helen Bates for her invaluable assistance during this time. Memorial Service will be held on Monday, April 26, at 11:00 AM, at the Wisconsin Club, 900 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53233.
In honor of his love of music, memorial contributions may be made to the Milwaukee Youth Symphony Orchestra for students with financial need, 325 W. Walnut St., Milwaukee, WI 53212.
Created by: Sam
Record added: Apr 25, 2010
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Rest in peace, Peter.|
Added: Apr. 25, 2010