Monday, June 30, 2008

Papa G's Full Obituary

Veto Paul Greto, 82, of Sugar Grove, Pa. and formerly of Warren, died on Friday, June 27, 2008 at his daughter's residence.
Veto was born November 18, 1925, in Warren, the son of the late Giovanni and Mary Barone Greto. Veto was employed with A & B Heating for many years as a sheet metal fabricator, from which he retired.
He was a member of the St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church. He enjoyed bowling and was a member of the American Legion, the Moose Club, the Knights of Columbus and the Lakewood Rod and Gun Club.
He is survived by three daughters, Kathleen Wilcox and her husband, Eric, Sugar Grove, Pa., Karen Greto and her husband, Tom Firth, Lander, Pa. and Ruth Dennis and her husband, Dave, North East, Pa.; two sons, Michael Greto and his wife, Lori, Kane, Pa. and John Greto and his wife, Jackie, Sheffield, Pa.; a sister, Theresa Vavala, Warren, Pa.; 10 grandchildren; two greatgrandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Reilley Greto, whom he married on June 12, 1954, who passed away on May 2, 1984; and a sister, Rose Marie Greto Anderson.
Friends will be received at the Holy Redeemer Catholic Church on Wednesday, July 2, for one hour prior to a Mass of Christian Burial to be held there at 11 a.m. with Monsignor John Lucas, celebrant, assisted by Deacon Joe Lucia.
Burial will be in the St. Joseph Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Warren County, 2 Crescent Park, Warren Pa. 16365 or the Warren County Humane Society, 212 Elm St., Warren, PA 16365.
The Peterson-Blick Funeral Home, Inc., 1003 Penn Ave., E., Warren, is in charge of arrangements.

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