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Aldo Piccerillo

Nov. 4, 1933 – July 19, 2018

Aldo Piccerillo, 84, Altoona, passed away peacefully Thursday at his home. 

He was born in Caserta, Italy, son of the late Amedeo and Vittoria (DeMatteo) Piccerillo. On April 26, 1958, he married Concetta Giacantino.

Surviving are his wife of 60 years; a daughter, Victoria (Thomas) Kunrod of Ebensburg; two sons: Robert (Jennifer) Piccerillo in Maryland and Richard Piccerillo of Altoona; 11 grandchildren; and a sister, Maria Tavano in Italy.

Aldo was a master tailor and worked at the Young Men’s Shop for many years until he opened his own business, Aldo’s Men’s Shop and the Tailor Shop. 

He served in the Italian Army and was also a member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Altoona. 

Aldo enjoyed working around his house and loved to entertain. 

Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, July 22, 2018, at Santella Funeral Home, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. Monday, July 23, 2018, at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, Altoona. Committal will be held at Calvary Cemetery.