Dominick J. Tarquinio, 83, of Jeannette, passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014, at his residence. He was born August 23, 1930, in Jeannette, a son of the late Abele and Assunta Rega Tarquinio. Prior to his retirement Dom was employed by the former ASG Industries in Jeannette. He enjoyed working after retirement as a painter and a bartender for the Ferrante?s Lake View Lounge in Greensburg. Dom was a member of the Sacred Heart Church Jeannette.
In addition to his parents he was predeceased by his wife Josephine ?Josie? Jacobelli Tarquinio in 2013, a brother Amadae Tarquinio; and two sisters, Jessie Ferrante and Pearl Stasik.
He is survived by his children, Diane Tarquinio of San Bruno CA., Karen Walsh and husband James of Sarver, and Raymond Tarquinio of Jeannette; two grandchildren, Steven Walsh and wife Stephanie, and David Walsh and wife Dia; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received 2 to 4 and 6 to 8pm Sunday in the John V. Graziano Funeral Home Inc., 228 North 2nd St. Jeannette. As per Dom?s family wishes, funeral services and entombment in the Twin Valley Memorial Park Mausoleum, Delmont, with military honors accorded by the Jeannette Combined Veterans are private. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Meals on Wheels Association of America, 413 N. Lee Street, Alexandria, VA., 22314.