Augustus Pettine, of Newburgh, a retired employee of Cornwall Paper Mills, entered into rest Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at the Elant Nursing Home in Newburgh. He was 96.
The son of the late Biaggio and Elisabetta Natalizio Pettine, Augustus was born December 17, 1917 in New Windsor, NY.
Survivors include his daughter, Mary Gibbs and her husband Howie of the Town of Newburgh, brother, Biaggio Pettine, three granddaughters: twins, Meredith and Melissa, and Michelle all of Colorado, as well as nieces and nephews. Augustus was predeceased by his wife, Sarah F. Pettine, son, Richard Pettine, and brothers and sisters.
Visitation will take place Monday, November 10th from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. at White & Venuto Funeral Home, 188 North Plank Rd., (Rte. 32) Newburgh.
Funeral Mass will be offered 11 a.m., Monday, November 10th at Sacred Heart Church, Robinson Ave., Newburgh. Burial to follow at Calvary Cemetery in New Windsor.