Warren – Peter “Pete” Orfanos, 86, passed away Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at his home.
He was born May 17, 1931, in New Kensington, PA, the son of the late Louis and Athenia (Veneris) Orfanos.
Pete came to Warren in the late 1930’s. He retired as the owner and operator of the Central Social Club on W. Market for 33 years. He previously worked at Thomas Steel Strip for ten years. He was a member of St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Warren. He was also a member of American Legions Howland Post 700 and volunteered for the American Red Cross for 25 years.
Peter served in the U.S. Marines during the Korean War.
He is survived by his wife Alana “Bernie” Orfanos who he married February 14, 1975, a daughter Roxanna (Michael) Rubinic of Columbus, two grandsons Alex and Ben Rubinic, a sister Evangeline “Lea” Pihou of Canonsburg, PA, two sisters-in-law Barbara (Michael) Delaquila of Howland, and Christina (Jim) Campbell of Howland, an aunt Marika Veneris of Warren, and two nephews Peter (Evelyn) Pihou of Canonsburg, PA, and Michael (Olivia) Delaquila of Cortland.
He is preceded in death by his parents, stepfather John Nicolous, and a brother-in-law William Pihou, and two uncles Alex and George Veneris.
A service will be Monday, March 5, 2018, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church in Warren, with Fr. Constantine Valantasis officiating.
Burial will be in Pineview Cemetery in Warren with Military Honors.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Pete’s name to the Trumbull County Animal Welfare League 812 Youngstown Kingsville Rd. SE, Vienna, Ohio 44473 or St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church 429 High St. Warren, Ohio 44481.
Arrangements are being handled by the Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel 1884 North Rd. NE, Warren, Ohio 44483.
Family and friends may visit www.peterrossieandsonfh.com to view this obituary sign the guestbook and send condolences to the Orfanos family.
Animal Welfare League
812 Youngstown Kingsville Rd., Vienna OH 44473
St. Demetrios Greek Orthodox Church
429 High St., Warren OH 44481