Dominick Anthony Candelore, Sr. 88, of Buena Vista, passed away peacefully at home with his family by his side on Tuesday. January 15, 2019. He was born January 26, 1930 in Elizabeth Township and was the son of the late Venturino and Monica (Loretta) Candelore. He was the husband of the late Lena (Roma) Candelore. Dominick was a member of The Church of the Nazarene in Bunola and was a US Air Force Veteran. He was a member of Laborer's Local 1058, the Buena Vista Fire Co., WMBU Club, Elizabeth Township Senior Citizens, and the Old Timer's Bowling League and Golf League.
He is survived by his son, Dominick A. (Jenny) Candelore, Jr. of Buena Vista , sister, Lena Renckley of Elizabeth Township, daughter-in-law, Tammy Candelore of Bunola, grandchildren, Dominick A. (Heather) Candelore, III., Amanda (Michael) Harrah, Mylena (Brett) Basic, Vincent (Lyndie) Candelore, Jr., and Samantha (Patrick Murphy) Candelore, great-grandchildren, Tyler, Taya, Tony, Camden, Isabella, Sierra, and Michael, and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his son, Vincent J. Candelore, Sr., brothers, Jesse, Louis, Guido, Norman, and Anthony Candelore, and sisters, Edna Mink, Julie Bruni and Mary Soriano. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at the WMBU Club in Blythedale on Friday, January 18, 2019 at 1:00 pm. Private burial will be in Round Hill Cemetery, Elizabeth Township. Arrangements are by Gilbert Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. 6028 Smithfield Street, Boston, Elizabeth Township. (412) 751-5000 Drew J. Gilbert, Director. Condolences may be made at Gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com
Originally published January 16, 2019.