LEBANON -- Charles Janiro, Sr. passed away at University Medical Center in Lebanon Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011 at age 76.
A blessing service, with Father Harrold officiating, was held Saturday, February 26, Beatty-Rich Funeral Home in Madison, Pennsylvania.
Interment followed in Westmoreland County Memorial Park Cemetery in Hempfield Township.
Born in Mathers, PA, he was a son of the late Domenico and Margaret Ferutti Janiro.
Prior to his retirement, he was employed by Hockensmith Steel Co. as a grinder.
He was a veteran of the Korean War having served with the Navy on the U.S.S. Missouri.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Elaine Marie Gerber Janiro. Survivors include sons: William (Lori) Janiro of Madison, PA; Charles (Mary Ann) Janiro Jr. of Ruffsdale, PA; Roy (Shiela) Janiro of Nashville, Robert (Sondra) Janiro of Mt. Juliet and Michael (Rebecca) Janiro of Ashland City.
Also surviving are six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; siblings Dominick (Janet) Janiro of North Huntington, Mary Shurzenski and Arnelia (William) Nesbit -- all of Pennsylvania.
Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home, Lebanon.