Peter P. Vienne Sr.

January 8, 1936 ~ March 1, 2022 (age 86)


Peter Vienne, age 86, of seasonal residents of The Villages, Florida and St, Charles, Illinois, formerly of Geneva, Illinois and Fayetteville, New York, passed away Tuesday, March 1, 2022 at UF Health The Villages Hospital in Florida with his loving wife by his side.

He was born January 8, 1936, in Syracuse, New York, the son of Frank Vienne and Ester Ann Worden.

Peter worked 37 years for HJ Heinz and retired in 2000 with awards of career excellence.  Peter loved his country and proudly served in the United States Army.  He enjoyed sports, especially both Chicago baseball teams, the Chicago Bulls, Chicago Bears, and the Fighting Illini.  He watched every Illini football and basketball game that he could.  However, his greatest enjoyment in life was spending time with his family and friends.  He had a life well-lived and will be dearly missed by all who knew him. 

He is survived by his wife of 27 years Francine (Serpico); his children Dr. Peter P (Rita) Vienne Jr, Kathleen (Frank) Urteaga, and Steven Vienne; Francine’s daughter Nicole (Brian) Sommerfeld he loved like one of his own; grandchildren Peter P. Vienne (Cortney) III, Zack (Ann Marie) Vienne, Sarah (Matt) Jones, Jacob (Kara) Vienne, Samantha Vienne; Brandon, Jason, and Maria Sommerfield; 14 great-grandchildren; and 1 great-great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.

Peter was proceeded in death by his parents and sister Barbara Vienne.

Funeral Prayers will be held Wednesday, March 9, 2022 at 9:30 am at Malone Funeral Home, 324 E. State Street (Route 38), Geneva proceeding to St. Peter Catholic Church, 1891 Kaneville Road, Geneva for Celebration of Funeral Mass at 10:30 am with Father Jonathan Bakkelund Celebrant.

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Burial will follow at Queen of Heaven Cemetery in Hillside.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, March 8 from 3:00 – 8:00 pm at Malone Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials would be appreciated to help aid the people of Ukraine or to help research the cure for Parkinson’s at The Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131.

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March 8, 2022

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Malone Funeral Home
324 East State Street
Geneva, IL 60134

Funeral Mass
March 9, 2022

10:30 AM
St Peter Catholic Church
1891 Kaneville Road
Geneva, Illinois 60134

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