Peter J. Genestra
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PETER J. GENESTRA -, 58, died suddenly on Sunday, April 22, 2007 at his home in Stamford. Born November 26, 1948 in Norwalk, he was the son of the late Michael and Yolanda Toth Genestra.

Peter was a resident of Stamford for thirty years and was a retired Sheet Metal Mechanic for Baldwin Technologies. He was a member of the Waterford Speedbowl and an avid fisherman and gardener.

He is survived by his daughter, Kyle C. Genestra of Stamford; a brother, Frederick Genestra of Norwalk; several nieces and nephews; and several close friends.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his wife, Nancy Griffin Genestra; and a brother, Michael Genestra.

Friends may call at the Nicholas F. Cognetta Funeral Home & Crematory, 104 Myrtle Avenue, Stamford, on Thursday, April 26, 2007 from 6:00 Ð 8:00 PM. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Friday, April 27, 2007 at 11:00 with Rev. Gary Brown officiating. Interment will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Norwalk.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations are made in his name to the American Cancer Society, 372 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT


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Published in The Advocate on Apr. 25, 2007.
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May 8, 2007
Fred & Kyle I am sorry to see of Peter's passing, I went to D.H.S. with Peter, class of 67
Don Conley Sr.
May 4, 2007
With deepest sympathy.
Clairol Friends
Patricia Land
April 28, 2007
Fred, My prayers are with you & your family,
Know that he is in a heavely place now.
Juliana Blair-Smith Schneider
Juliana B. Schneider
April 28, 2007
Fred, Please know you and your family are in my prayers. I'm so sorry for your loss. Birdie informed me
Leslie Baltz-Duenas
April 25, 2007
Kye, I was so sad to hear of the passing of your Dad, my heart goes out to you. I know you have many close friends who will be there to support you when you need them.
Eleanor Mollo
April 25, 2007
I am sorry about your father kyle.. You are in my prayers if you need anything you know where i am..
malerie colon
April 25, 2007
Kyle, you have my condolences. Your father will be missed. Don't forget to call me if you need anything. Also, even though we are not blood we can still be family.
Stephanie Pelucci
April 25, 2007
Fred, So sorry about Peter. We are away and will not be able to attend the wake. Our prayers are with you and your family.
Jeffrey & Kathy Frate
April 25, 2007
Dear Kyle:

Please accept our deepest sympathies. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you.
JoAnne Cassone & Bernie Gonzalez
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