Rochester: Passed away May 19, 2017 in the Villages, FL. at age 77 after a long battle with heart disease. Predeceased by his parents, Felix and Frances. Survived by his loving wife Cassandra Zarzycki; daughter, Julia; siblings, David, Judith (Vincent) Ahern and Diana Whiteway; special niece, Colleen Aspin and her son, Jonathan; many other relatives and friends.
Peter was the Director of Rare Books and Special Collections at the U of R Library for many years. In his retirement he enjoyed his book business and traveling the world with Cass.
His Funeral Mass will be celebrated Monday, June 5, 2017 11AM at St. Anne's Church, 1600 Mt. Hope Ave. Calling hours will be held in the Church Atrium prior to Mass from 10-11AM. Private Interment. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
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