Larry Salamone, 86 of Conway, passed away Thursday, October 24, 2019 in his home surrounded by his loving family.
He was born December 23, 1932, in Conway, a son of the late Carl and Anna Nolfi Salamone. He was a US Army Veteran serving during the Korean War, active member and former commander of the Conway VFW Post 6713, active member of the Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church. He worked for 45 years at Conway yards and retired in 1994. He was a devoted husband and father and enjoyed laying bricks when not working at the railroad. He was a avid Penguin and Steeler fan.
Surviving are his son and daughter in law Larry (Debbie) Salamone Jr. of New Sewickley Twp, daughter & son in law Leslee A. (John) Brewster of Kennedy Twp, special friend Maureen McBurney of Conway, and numerous nieces & nephews.
Preceding him in death in addition to his parents were his wife, Virginia Salamone, 3 brothers Joe, Dick, & Frank Salamone, and 2 sisters Velia Cavallo and Dora Fioravanti.
Friends will be received on Sunday from 1-5 P.M. in the John Syka Funeral Home, Inc., 833 Kennedy Drive, Ambridge, from where a blessing service will be conducted Monday at 11:00 A.M.
Private interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Freedom.
In lieu of flowers family asks donations to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
The family wishes to extend a special thank you to Dr. Stefan Mao and Dr. Athanasios Colonias of the Allegheny Health Network. Also special thanks to the Allegheny Health Network Hospice doctors and nurses that took such great care of Larry during his last days.
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