He was a WWII Navy Seabee 63rd Construction Battalion, including Guadalcanal and Philippines.
He was the beloved husband of the late Genevieve P. (Stencil) for 55 years; loving father of Shawn Petrillo Molchan (John); dear brother of Fior, and the late Louise Medaglia, Orlando; and Michael.
Family will receive friends at 10 A.M., followed by Mass at 11 A.M., at St. Mary’s Church, 731 Exchange Street, Vermilion, Tuesday, July 2, 2013. Lunch to follow. Burial at Calvary Cemetery, Lorain, with military service by Vermilion Veterans Council. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Mary’s School Endowment Fund.