Peter Lawrence Antognoli, 36, of Tampa, Fla., died in a boating accident Thursday, April 28, 2005, in Tampa.
He was born May 21, 1968, in Ak ron, to Benito C.R. and Geraldine (Ciarrocchi) Antognoli. He was employed as the southeast U.S. sales represen tative for N.Y.P.L.A. Industrial. He was a graduate of Tallmadge High School and attended the University of Akron. He was an avid saltwater fisherman, a pas sion that developed early in childhood with his father. He was a former local amateur boxer. He was living his dream in Tampa with Bev and Marty.
Survivors include his lifetime partner, Beverly Staton of Tampa; parents, Benito C.R. and Geraldine (Ciarrocchi) Antognoli; brother, Benny (Ann) Antognoli of Kent; sisters, Dr. Paula (Randy Toland) Antognoli of Amarillo, Texas, and Michelle (Mark) Giancarli of Akron; niec es and nephews, Paul, Mark, and John Toland, Michael and Lauren Antognoli, and Leah and Audra Giancarli; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins; and beloved dog and fishing buddy, Marty.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Victory Catholic Church in Tallmadge, Ohio. Bissler & Sons Funeral Home and Cre matory in Kent is handling the arrangements. Memorials may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Northern Ohio Chapter, 902 Westpoint Parkway, Suite 300, Cleveland, Ohio 44145.