Peter L. Szebin

May 5, 1943 - March 9, 2018

Peter L. Szebin, 74, Altoona, passed away Friday after an extended illness.

He was born in Altoona, son of the late Peter Szebin and M. Helen Consalvo. On May 6, 1982, he married Mary Ann Shartle at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Altoona.

Surviving are his wife; three daughters: Christine, Annette and Ann Marie; four sons: Pete, Thomas, Paul and Joseph; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren; three sisters: Marge, Trish and Mary Ann; and three brothers: John, Ralph and Ed.

He was preceded in death by two brothers.

Peter served in the U.S. Army as a specialist five during the Vietnam War. He continued his military service and joined the U.S. Navy, working as an electronics technician until retiring after many years of service.

He also worked as a disc jockey for WTRN and WGMR, Tyrone, under the name “Radio Pete” for many years.

He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Altoona.

Friends will be received from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday, March 11, 2018, at Anthony P. Scaglione Funeral Home, 1908 Seventh Ave., Altoona, where a vigil for the deceased will be held. A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Monday, March 12, 2018, at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Altoona. Interment will be at Calvary Cemetery, Altoona.