Bruno , Joseph P. 88
Joseph P. Bruno, 88, of Trafford, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 30, 2013. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Janet (Young) Bruno; and his children, Nancy Jo Burtoft, Victoria (Robert), Dominic (Lora) and James Bruno. Also survived by grandchildren, Caritia Trisch (Robert), Kristin Burtoft, Jonathan Newingham (Jenny), Marla Bruno and Dominic Bruno Jr.; great-grandchild, Madalyn Trisch; sister, Eva Jane (Kenneth) Schneider; brother, James (Mary) Bruno; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister, Pearl Pienandz (Walter). Joe was the owner of J and W Floral Shoppe and retired after 44 years from Conrail Railroad. He was an Army Ranger in World War II and was a recipient of a Purple Heart and numerous medals of distinction and a member of American Legion Post 331. Family and friends will be received from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 2, at the DAVID A. RITTER FUNERAL HOME, 220 Edgewood Ave., Trafford. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Regis Church, Trafford, with Father David Nazimek as celebrant. Interment will follow in New St. Joseph Cemetery, North Versailles.