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Peter Orlando, 96, Wausaukee resident passed away peacefully on Friday, May 17 at Newcare Convalescent Center in Crivitz.
Born to the late Frank and Marietta Orlando on March 16, 1917, he married the former Audrey Alsteen on June 28, 1948 in Iron Mountain, Mi. He served in the United States Army during World War II.
The couple resided in Wausaukee where he was a cattle dealer until retirement. He loved spending time with his family and the fellowship with church friends. He enjoyed gardening and sharing his produce with family and friends.
Surviving are five children, Delores (Steve) Naragon of Colgate, Robert Orlando and William (Anita) Orlando, both of Wausaukee, Roger (Heidi) Orlando of Fond du Lac and Scott Orlando of Troy, Mi.; 12 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; three brothers, Joe (Joyce), Nick and Charlie Orlando and two sisters, Julie Lutynski and Laura Debalek.
Preceding him in death were his wife, Audrey; his parents; stepmother, Lucy (Porfilio) Orlando; a brother, Mike and two sisters, Rose and Florence.
Friends called at Rhodes-Charapata Funeral Home in Crivitz on Wednesday, May 22 from 9 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Luther Raine and Rob Eberhardt officiated and burial was in the Evergreen Cemetery in Wausaukee.
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