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Sara Ann (Sally) Petruso passed away on May 05, 2017 at Scottsdale, AZ. Sally was born in Meadville on June 17, 1942 to Dominic J. and Lena (Frisina) Petruso. She graduated from Meadville Area Senior High School in 1960. She then earned her Bachelor of Science Degree from Indiana (PA) State College in 1964.
After her graduation, Sally was employed with United Natural Gas Company in Oil City, PA as a Home Economist. She subsequently worked for Stouffer Foods in Short Hills, NJ, Pittsburgh, PA and Cleveland, OH. She then worked for Bethlehem (PA) School District and retired from there as Head Dietician. She then returned to Meadville and was employed by the PA Department of Health. Upon retirement from there Sally moved to Scottsdale, AZ.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother Russell J. Petruso. Sally leaves to survive her a brother John D. (Joan) Petruso, a brother Anthony G. (Holly) Petruso and the following nephews and nieces: John D. (Jack) (Lori) Petruso, Jr., Steven J. Petruso, Polly Jayne Petruso, Jeffrey M. Petruso, Jacqueline M. (Roger) Gildea, James R. Petruso, Anthony John (Cheryl) Petruso; great nephews Alex J. Petruso, Elliot W. Petruso and Dominic James Petruso and great niece Ellena Marie Petruso.
Sally was a long time member of St. Mary of Grace Church. She loved to travel and visited many places.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on June 17, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Mary of Grace Church, Meadville.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorials may be made to St. Mary of Grace Church. Sally will be laid to rest in St. Brigid Cemetery.
Published on May 28, 2017
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