Peter Balog

Balog, Peter
Peter Balog, 66, of Palmer Township, PA, lost his battle with leukemia Nov.13th and returned home to be with the Lord, Jesus. Formerly of Stratford and Bridgeport, he was a graduate of Stratford High, served his country for 2 tours of duty as a Marine Sergeant in Vietnam and was a previous Commander of Bridgeport's Port 5 Naval Veterans Club. He is predeceased by his Mother, Helen Balog, and Father, Joseph "Squire" Balog. He is survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Joe and Rose Balog of Greenwich, brother and sister-in-law, Mike and Mary Jo Balog of Shelton, his nieces, Michele Hammond and Dawn Korsko of Iowa, and his beloved cats. Peter inspired deep devotion and love in his family and friends and will be deeply missed.

Published in Connecticut Post from Nov. 18 to Nov. 19, 2012