Saturday, April 14, 2007. Peter is predeceased by his wife, Rachel Sarkis. Survived by daughters, Carol (Francis) Antonelli, Gloria (Warren Bacon) Tomassi, Janice (Terance) Meagher; sister, Mae Elhilow; 6 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins; friend, Mary Ellen Lundy. Peter was a proud Silver Star recipient veteran of World War II. The family thanks' the staff and residents at St. John's Home 3 South for the loving care given to Peter. Friends may call Wednesday 4-8 PM at Vay- Schleich and Meeson Funeral Home 1075 Long Pond Road. His Funeral Service will be celebrated Thursday 10:00 AM at St. Nicholas Church (1492 Spencerport Rd.). Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the St. Nicholas Church 1492 Spencerport Road Rochester, NY 14606 or St. John's Home, 150 Highland Ave., Rochester, NY 14620 in his memory

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  1. Carol and family,

    We are sorry to hear of your loss, please know our thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Jeff & Liz

  2. Carol,Gloria,Janice & family,

    Our prayers and thoughts are with you.
    Sorry to hear of your Dads passing. May
    the lord comfort you knowing that he will
    be with your beloved mother and in your hearts forever both will live on forever.

    Patrick Magliocco (brother-in-law)
    Joyceann Golisano (niece)

  3. Dear Mae,
    We are sorry to hear of the loss of your brother.
    May the caring thoughts of those who love you, comfort you at this time of sorrow.
    Bev and ‘Pooch’

  4. Janice & family, I’m so sorry to hear of your fathers’ passing. My prayers and thoughts are with your family.

    Sandra Pupatelli

  5. Janice, Terry, and the Sarkis family,

    I was sorry to see that Pete passed. He seemed to me to be a real man’s man — loved his family and his country, gave a good handshake, and looked you straight in the eye when he talked to you. It was a privilege to know him.

    Bill Clauss

  6. Peter Sarkis…a ‘Man’s Man’ , a husband who gave everything to his family, a father who adored his beautiful daughters, and a guy who lived life to it’s fullest. Thank you Gloria Sarkis Tomassi, my gorgeous and passionate life’s partner, for welcoming me into your truly loving and giving family. I am so very blessed. Your Dad is very happy to see you safe, secure, and loved… Written with respect and love.


  7. We offer our sympathies and prayers to your family. We notified our family in lebanon and do a memorial service in village of Ein Kafarzabad with the rest of sarkis family some of them are your father first cousins.

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