Pasquale A. Rivetti
Pasquale "Patsy" A. Rivetti, 86, of Salisbury Township, died Aug. 3, 2012, in St. Luke's Hospital, Allentown. Born in Northampton, he was the husband of Cecilia (Somishka) Rivetti. They celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary this past May. He was the son of the late John and Rose (Piscitelli) Rivetti.
He was a Navy veteran, serving in World War II and the Korean War.
He owned and operated Pat's Barber Shop for over 60 years. He also worked for Bridesburg Foundry in the office for 19 years until he retired.
He was a member of St. Ann's Catholic Church, Emmaus, where he served as an usher for many years.
He loved hunting and fishing which included annual trips to Canada, numerous fishing contests and ice fishing in the winter.
He is survived by his wife; children, Cynthia Rivetti-Ives of Wayne, and John of Alburtis; grandson, Anthony, of Alburtis; brother, Vincent and sister, Marie Jacoby, both of Northampton.
Contributions may be made to the church, 415 S. 6th St., Emmaus, 18049.
Sevices will be held 10:15 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 8 at the Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, 225 Elm St., Emmaus, 18049. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Ann's Church, Emmaus, 11 a.m. Aug. 8. A viewing will be held 9 to 10:15 a.m. Wednesday in the funeral home.