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Peter Nicholas Tortorice

March 10, 1938 July 26, 2019
Peter Nicholas Tortorice
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Peter Nicholas Tortorice of Wauconda, Il passed away in his home surrounded by his family on July 26th, 2019 at 9:45 p.m. at the age of 81. Peter was born at Columbus Hospital in Chicago on March 10, 1938.

He was the loving husband of the late Carol Ann Tortorice for 62 years. A devoted father to Cathy (Bill) Venturini, Peter (Madalen) Tortorice, Rosemary (late Dana) Czach, Michael (Kim) Tortorice, late Phillip Tortorice, Dominick (Christi) Tortorice, and Carol Ann(Patrick Wegner) Tortorice, Jr.. He was the cherished grandfather to 28 grandkids and 26 great-grandkids.

Peter resided in Wauconda with his wife Carol since 1961.

Peter was a retired Chicago and Lake County Policeman. Peter also known as "Pat" was a lover of card games, horseshoes, being a part of the church choir, dancing, and entertaining everyone with witty jokes. Peter was known for "never meeting a stranger," as he was a social butterfly. He is loved and will be missed by many. Peter touched the lives of not only his family and friends but neighbors, co-workers, and many customers of his most recent job working for his son Dominick at State Road Auto.

Visitation will be Wednesday, July 31, 2019, from 1-9 PM at Kisselburg-Wauconda Funeral Home 235 N. Main St., Wauconda, IL 60084. On Thursday, prayers will start at the funeral home at 9:30 am, proceeding to Transfiguration Parish 348 W. Mill St., Wauconda, IL 60084, for Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM. Interment will follow at Transfiguration Cemetery.

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1:00 PM 7/31/2019 1:00:00 PM - 9:00 PM 7/31/2019 9:00:00 PM
Kisselburg-Wauconda Funeral Home

235 North Main Street
Wauconda, IL 60084

Kisselburg-Wauconda Funeral Home
235 North Main Street Wauconda 60084 IL
United States





10:00 AM 8/1/2019 10:00:00 AM
Transfiguration Parish

348 W. Mill St.
Wauconda, IL 60084

Transfiguration Parish
348 W. Mill St. Wauconda 60084 IL
United States

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Transfiguration Cemetery Final Resting Place

Wauconda, IL 60084

Wauconda 60084 IL
United States

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