TRENTON - Donald "The Duck" Salentre, 78, of Trenton, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at home. Born in Trenton, Donald was a lifelong Trenton resident. He was a veteran of the United States Army
.Donald was the owner/operator of Don's Deli in Trenton, which he opened at the age of 16 years, and ran the business for 62 years until the time of his death. He enjoyed trips to Atlantic City.Son of the late Dominic and Rose Luce Salentre, and brother of the late Phyllis Naylor and Marie Palusso, he is survived by two sons and one daughter-in-law, Donald and Jessica Salentre Jr. and David Salentre all of Trenton; five grandchildren; three brothers and two sisters-in-law, Nick Salentre of East Windsor, Sam and Joy Salentre of Bordentown, and Bill and Carol Salentre of Trenton; one brother-in-law, Bill Naylor of Titusville; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and many close friends.Funeral services were private and at the convenience of the family. Arrangements were under the direction of the Brenna Funeral Home, 340 Hamilton Ave., Trenton. To send condolences to the family please visit www.brennafuneralhome.com.