August 27, 1926 - June 16, 2018
Visitation: Wednesday, 2-8 p.m. at DEVLIN FUNERAL HOME, INC. 806 Perry Hwy., Ross Twp.
Service: Thursday 10 a.m., Holy Spirit Church, 100 Howard St. Millvale
Samuel Alioto, age 91, of Shaler Twp., passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 16, 2018 at his home surrounded by his loving wife and children. Beloved and adoring husband of Anne DelVecchio Alioto for 63 years; wonderful father to Dave (Jackie) Alioto of McCandless and Michael of Shaler; and proud and loving grandfather of Alexis, Cara, Seraphina and Samantha Alioto whom he adored.
He is survived by his sister, Antonette Sonavec and brother Vito; as well as many nieces and nephews. Sam was son of the late Giovanni and Rosa (Machi). He was the brother of the late Joseph, Michael, Nunzio, Mario, Anne Balestrino, Frank, Anthony and Rose Marie Pawlawski.
Sam was a founder and proprietor of Alioto’s Produce at Northway Mall and in the Strip District for over 40 years. He was a proud Korean War veteran. His hardworking can do attitude, playful fun personality and warm smile will remain with us forever.
Friends will be received at DEVLIN FUNERAL HOME, INC. 806 Perry Hwy, Pittsburgh, PA 15229-1128, Wednesday 2-8 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial at Holy Spirit Parish, 100 Howard St., Millvale, PA 15209, Thursday 10 a.m. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions made be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the American Cancer Society.