In Loving Memory of Salvatore J. Nardozzi, Jr., Esq.
Salvatore J. Nardozzi, Jr., Esq.Dunmore, PA March 16, 1961 ~ October 20, 2018 Date of Service: October 25, 2018
Attorney Salvatore J. Nardozzi Jr., 57, of Dunmore, was stricken ill doing what he loved as co-owner of Nardozzi's Pizza on South Blakely Street in Dunmore, a business that was founded in 1959 by his late father. He and his wife, the former Cathene S. Wood, celebrated 24 years of marriage on Aug. 20.
Born in Scranton, son of the late Salvatore J. Sr. and Mary Ann Cicero Nardozzi, he was a graduate of Bishop O'Hara High School, the University of Scranton, and went on to receive his Juris Doctorate from Ohio Northern University. He had been employed by North Penn Legal Services where he served as the manager of its Honesdale office. He served as past president of the Dunmore Lions Club, and was a member of the Wayne County Bar Association and the Masons. He was a motorcycle enthusiast and pipe smoker, and was an avid reader of science fiction.
Sal was a kind and wonderful husband, brother and uncle who was devoted to his family and will be dearly missed.
Also surviving are his sister, Margaret Dee, of Dunmore; brother, the Rev. Lawrence Nardozzi, M.D., of Philadelphia; his nephew, Michael Hayes and wife, Virginia, of Dunmore; niece, Dr. Katherine Stefanelli and husband, Marc, of Clarks Summit; niece, Karlie Minson and husband, Dylan, of Oklahoma; nephews, Blaine and Josh Wood, both of Kansas; his in-laws, James and Kathy Wood, of Kansas; a brother-in-law, Brenen Wood and wife, Traci, of Kansas; as well as several great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was also preceded in death by an infant brother, Christopher.
The funeral will be Thursday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home Inc., 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in Immaculate Conception Church, 801 Taylor Ave., Scranton. Interment to follow in Mount Carmel Cemetery, Dunmore.
Friends may call Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.