Louis Tammaro, Sr., 81, of Franklin Township, passed away on Sunday, December 17, 2017 at Trinity Oaks.
Born in Ellwood City on August 24, 1936, Lou was the son of the late Carlo and Mary Sheldone Tammaro. Lou married the former Kathleen McCarthy on September 30, 1977 and she preceded him in death on September 18, 2017. Lou was a Veteran of the United States Marine Corps, serving during the Korean War. A member of Holy Redeemer Parish, Lou worked at Rockwell Standard in New Castle and then as a salesman at McElwain Motors in Ellwood City. He was also a member of the Ellwood City Saxon Club.
Lou is survived by his children; Kimberly Sue Tammaro, Louis Tammaro, Jr., Randy (Lisa) Tammaro, all of Ellwood City, and Maria (David) Byerly of Wexford, five grandchildren; Tony Tammaro, Jessica Main, Coulton, Clay and Kyler Byerly and a brother, Raymond Tammaro of Kansas.
In addition to his parents and his wife, Lou was preceded in death by six brothers; Ralph, Carl, Joe, Robert, Phillp and Jim Tammaro and three sisters; Clara Innocent, Nellie Caratelli and Jean DeMark.
A blessing service will be held on Tuesday, December 19th at 1:30 PM in St. Peter’s Mausoleum at Holy Redeemer Cemetery with Fr. Mark Thomas. Interment will follow. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Joseph A. Tomon, Jr. Funeral Home & Crematory, 97 Grim Avenue, Ellport.
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