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Pietro Armondo "Pete" DiRende
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Birth: Apr. 21, 1931
Calabria, Italy
Death: Jun. 12, 2011
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA

DiRende, Pietro "Pete"

80 of Chandler, Arizona, passed away on June 12, 2011. He was born in Calabria, Italy on April 21, 1931. Pete was a self employed carpenter in Pittsburgh for 29 years and a carpenter for the Scottsdale School District for 10 years. Pete moved to the US in 1956 and met his wife on the boat on the way to America. Pete is survived by his wife, Giovanna "Gina", daughters Angela Foreman (Baron), Susanna Krausman (Curtis) and Joanna DiRice (Bob) and 10 grandchildren. A viewing will be held on Saturday, June 18 from 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM with a funeral service following at Valley of the Sun Funeral Home 10940 E Chandler Heights Rd. Chandler, AZ. For additional information and to send your condolences visit

~ Visitation ~
Saturday, June 18, 2011 | 2:30pm - 4:00pm
Valley of the Sun Mortuary
10940 E. Chandler Heights Rd., Chandler, Arizona 85248

~ Rosary ~
Saturday, June 18, 2011 | 4:00pm

~ Funeral Service ~
Saturday, June 18, 2011 | 4:30pm
Valley of the Sun Mortuary 
Valley of the Sun Mortuary and Cemetery
Maricopa County
Arizona, USA
Created by: Brian D Vaughn
Record added: Jun 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71449452
Pietro Armondo Pete DiRende
Added by: Brian D Vaughn
Pietro Armondo Pete DiRende
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I only knew Pete for a brief time but I know Susanna DiRende Krausman and Spencer will miss him very much.
- Brian D Vaughn
 Added: Jun. 15, 2011

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