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Vito Ponticello

Date: 12/29/2014
Time: 4:00pm-8:00pm

Visitation Location:
Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Pkwy., Wentzville, MO

Date: 12/30/2014
Time: 9:00am

Service Location:
Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Pkwy., Wentzville, MO

Jefferson Barracks

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Fisher House of St. Louis in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.

Vito Ponticello passed away on December 24, 2014 at the age of 94. He is survived by his son, Donald (Denise) Ponticello; daughter, Isabella (Ludwig) Reiss; He is preceded in death by his father, Angelo Ponticello, son, Vito John Ponticello, daughter, Carol Ann Elrod. Vito Served our country in the Marines during World War II in the pacific theatre. He was an Iwo Jima Veteran, I company, and 3rd Battalion 23rd Regiment 4th Marine Division. Vito was also a purple heart recipient. He also enjoyed 4th division Marine Reunions and attended the Honor Flight to Washington D.C. In 1955, Vito opened Ponticello's Italian Garden Restaurant in Spanish Lake, MO. A few of his hobbies included fishing, traveling and gardening. He will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

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