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334 Forest Grove Road
Coraopolis, PA 15108
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AUGUST F. "GUS" CARIOTO Jr.

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AUGUST F. "GUS" CARIOTO Jr. Obituary
CARIOTO AUGUST F. "GUS", Jr.
Age 95, of Kennedy Twp., on February 14, 2014. Son of the late August, Sr. and Eda Carioto; beloved husband of the late Margaret (Vagasky); loving father of David (Sandy) Carioto, Mary Lou (Mike) Nemmers, the late Conrad and Laurel Carioto; cherished grandfather of Dave (Summer Reese) Carioto, Christine (Jason Gatts) Carioto; dear grandpapa of Kayla Shae Nemmers; great-grandfather of Nick Carioto and Zack Gatts. Predeceased by siblings, Frank, Josephine, Joseph, Edith, Charles, and Salvatore. Gus was retired from Taylor-Wilson Mfg. where he was plant manager and was also a retired Lt. Col. in the Army Reserves during WWII. He served as part of the 34th Infantry Division and saw combat in Africa and Italy in the fighting at Selerno, Anzio, and Casino. He received the Silver Star with Cluster, Bronze Star, and Combat Infantry Badge. Gus was a Eucharistic minister, lector, and altar server at St. Malachy Catholic Church in Kennedy Twp., where he also enjoyed working the Monday night bingo and other functions. Friends will be received MONDAY from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at McDERMOTT FUNERAL HOME, INC. 334 Forest Grove Rd., Kennedy Twp. where prayers will be offered TUESDAY at 9:30 a.m. followed by Mass of Christian Burial in St. Malachy Church at 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to be sent to the St. Malachy Angel Fund, 343 Forest Grove Rd., Coraopolis, PA 15108.





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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Feb. 16 to Feb. 17, 2014
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