Salvatore “Sam” Terenna

Salvatore “Sam” Terenna, 85, passed away peacefully Monday, Jan, 28, 2013, at Absolut of Westfield.

He was born March 16, 1927, in Jamestown, the son of the late Anthony and Nancy Portale Terenna Sr.

Sam was a U.S. Navy veteran. Prior to retirement, he was a construction worker employed by Laborers Local 600 for many years.

Surviving are four daughters: Marilyn (Vincent) Gerace, Samilyn Olson and Lorilyn Terenna, all of Jamestown, and Sherri Knight of Redding, Calif.; two sons: Joseph Terenna of Jamestown and Matthew Terenna of California; his grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and former wife and lifetime friend, Mary Rader of Jamestown.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Anderson; and two brothers: Anthony Terenna Jr. and Joseph Terenna.

A private service will be held at the convenience of the family. Visitation will not be observed.

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