Victor Pierdominici

Obituary of Victor P. Pierdominici

Victor P. Pierdominici, 92, of Latrobe, passed away peacefully Sunday, December 29, 2019 in Excela Health Latrobe Hospital. He was born August 2, 1927 in Latrobe, a son of the late Luigi and Antonina (DeFelice) Pierdominici. Prior to retirement, Victor was employed by Kennametal, Inc. in Latrobe for over 42 years. He was a veteran of the United States Navy and served during World War II and the Korean War. While he was stationed in Philadelphia, he played baseball in the Navy League. He played shortstop and was affectionately known as “Murph”. He also played semi pro football for the “Zimbos”. He was a member and past president of the Fraternal Order of Eagles Latrobe Aerie 01188 and was a member of their golf and bowling leagues. He also liked to hunt and fish in his younger years. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, William L. “Bill” Pierdominici this past April, his daughter-in-law Renee Pierdominici in 1998; an infant brother William Pierdominici, two brothers, Richard and Louis Pierdominici, and two sisters, Vera Mattioli and Irene Chemski. He is survived by his loving wife of almost 68 years, Fay (Himler) Pierdominici, his daughter, Vicki Weimer; three grandchildren: Kelsye Pierdominici Hill (Anthony), Josh Weimer, and Jordan Weimer, his great granddaughter Milli; his sisters-in-law who he affectionately referred to as his “Seven Wonders”: Isabelle Kohuth, Kay Kollar, Linda DelCostella, Connie Shrader, Jeanne Sobota (Bill) and Betty Himler, and numerous nieces and nephews. Victor’s family would like to extend their heartfelt thanks to the doctors and nurses at Excela Health Latrobe Hospital for the compassionate care that he received. Friends will be received on Friday January 3rd from 4 to 7 PM in the Hartman-Graziano Funeral Home, Inc., 1500 Ligonier Street, Latrobe. Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 4th at 11 AM in the funeral home chapel. Military honors accorded by the Latrobe-Derry Veterans Honor Guard will be held immediately following the service in the funeral home chapel. Private interment will be in Unity Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org, or to the National Kidney Foundation at www.kidney.org. To post an online condolence, please visit www.hartman-grazianofuneralhome.com.
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Friday
3
January

Visitation

4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, January 3, 2020
Hartman-Graziano Funeral Home Chapel, Inc.
1500 Ligonier Street
Latrobe, Pennsylvania, United States
Saturday
4
January

Funeral Service

11:00 am - 11:30 am
Saturday, January 4, 2020
Hartman Graziano Funeral Home Chapel
1500 Ligonier Street
Latrobe, Pennsylvania, United States

Private Intement

Unity Cemetery
114 Chapel Lane
Latrobe, Pennsylvania, United States

Military Honors

Military honors accorded by the Latrobe-Derry Veterans Honor Guard will be held immediately following the service in the funeral home chapel.
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