Posted by: resparish | April 6, 2011

Peter Orlando, 1931 – 2011

Peter Orlando passed away peacefully on April 4, 2011.  He was 79 years old.

Peter was born in 1931 in San Jose and was raised on the family farm.  From 1952 to 1954 he served his country in the U.S. Army.  He returned when his service ended.

In 1962 Peter became a Real Estate Broker and later went on to develop commercial properties.  He continued farming, with a large ranch in Merced, CA.

Peter valued hard work and honesty, was generous with his friends and loved his family.  From his office in San Jose, he actively managed his businesses to the end of his life.

His family and friends will gather to celebrate his life.  His Rosary Vigil will take place on Thursday evening, April 7th, at 6:30 pm at Lima & Campagna Funeral Home, 1315 Hollenbeck Ave, Sunnyvale.  His Funeral Mass will be on Friday, April 8th at 9:00 am here at the Church of the Resurrection and will be followed by burial at Santa Clara Mission Cemetery.

Please keep Peter and his family in your prayers.