John Peteani Jr.

Obituary of John V. Peteani Jr.

John V. Peteani Jr. passed away in his home on Sunday, November 3, 2019 in Yonkers, New York due to complications following cancer. He was 57. John was born on December 4, 1961 in Bronx, New York to his parents Marlene and John Peteani Sr. He married his wife, Angela Peteani, in 1994. John was inducted into the Yonkers Fire Department in October of 2000, and was a first responder in the 9/11 attacks in New York City. John is survived by his loving wife, Angela Peteani; their three children, Angela Marie Peteani, Juliana Peteani, and John Peteani III; his beloved cat, Cornelius Peteani; his mother, Marlene Peteani; his brother and sisters; his nieces, nephews, and friends. He is preceded in death by his father, John Peteani Sr. Family and friends may visit the Sinatra Memorial Home at 499 Yonkers Avenue in Yonkers on Wednesday, November 6, 2019 between the hours of 4 and 8 PM. A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, November 7, 2019 at 10:30 AM at St. John the Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers, the Peteani family requests that donations be made to the Stephen Siller Tunnel to Towers Foundation. (

Visitation at Funeral Home

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, November 6, 2019
Sinatra Memorial Home, Inc.
499 Yonkers Ave.
Yonkers, New York, United States


10:30 am
Thursday, November 7, 2019
St. John The Baptist Church
670 Yonkers Ave
Yonkers, New York, United States

Final Resting Place

Ferncliff Crematory
280 Secor Rd.
Hartsdale, New York, United States
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