John J. Petronio of Fort Myers, Florida passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on Thursday, September 17, 2020 following some recent health challenges. He was 94 years old.
John was born on November 27, 1925 in Boston, Massachusetts, the proud son to Mary (Ruggiero) and John B. Petronio. He was a Veteran of the United States Navy and spent his working life in sales, primarily in the pharmaceutical industry. John was the loving husband to Florence E. Petronio who sadly preceded him in death in 2000. John is survived by his five children, Jeanne Petronio, Linda (Walter) Davis, John (Margaret) Petronio, Richard (Elaine) Petronio, and Debbie (Pat) Miranda, a brother, Edward Petronio and a sister Marilyn (Don) Kelley of Boca Raton,brother-in-law, Louis Edgerly of Stoneham, MA and sister-in-law Maryanne Mahoney of Medford, MA. John was the Grandpa to 11 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend a funeral Mass in St. Joseph Church 118 High St. Medford, on Saturday, November 7, at 10AM. Please go directly to church.
Services will conclude for John along with his late wife Florence in Oak Grove Cemetery, Medford.