Obituary: Peter D. Palasini


Peter D. Palasini, 91, died Nov. 27.  He was born March 19, 1924, in Chicago, Ill., son of Tulio and Julia Torregiani Palasini. Peter was a World War II veteran, having served in the Army Air Corps from 1942 to 1946. He worked for Mobil Oil Corporation, which brought him to Indianapolis in 1963. Peter worked in sales before retiring in 2007.

Peter was a member of the Carmel American Legion Post #155. He also served as a volunteer at Carmel St. Vincent hospital for a number of years.

Survivors include his loving wife of 68 years, Ruth Morreale Palasini; daughter, Cathy (Jim) Reed; son, Marc (Ann) Palasini; two grandchildren, Andrew (Emily) Palasini and Nicholas Palasini; two great-granddaughters, Helana and Ellie Palasini.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations in memory of Peter be given to The Paralyzed Veterans of America, 801 18th Street N.W. Washington, DC 20006-3517.

Arrangements entrusted to Bussell Family Funerals, Carmel-Westfield.