Peter Chelenza, 78 died Monday at the Hospice Home in Burlington, NC.
Born in Geneva, NY, Peter had lived in Lambertville, NJ for many years, Whiting, NJ and in North Carolina for a short time.
A former member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Peter had worked for Wilson Freight Trucking and retired as an independent trucking broker.
Widower of Arlene Chelenza, he is survived by two sons Richard Chelenza and his wife Carey, Michael Chelenza and his wife Tracy, one brother Louis Chelenza, two sisters Cecelia Peters and Frances Patino, six grandchildren, Lauren, Matthew, Heather Maloney (David), Michael Jr. (Shannon), Nicholas, Tyler, and six great grandchildren, Justin, Colton, Dylan, Gianna, Harper and Michael, III "Trace."
Graveside services will be held Monday August 13th at 10: 30 am at the Holcombe-Riverview Cemetery, Delaware Twp under the direction of the Garefino Funeral Home in Lambertville.