Peter Thomas Rao of Milton, NY passed away on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital, Newburgh. He was 90. Peter was born in Manhattan, NY on May 11, 1927. He was the son of the late Gaetano & Josephine Bostinto Rao.
Peter was a Manager working in the garment industry in Manhattan before retiring.
Survivors include his sister Camille Gattuso and her husband Andrew of Milton, and many nieces and nephews.
Peter was predeceased by his sisters; Theresa Segreti, Rose Rao and Rose Manfredi. He was also predeceased by his brother in law John Segreti.
A mass of Christian burial will be offered on Monday morning at 10am at St. Mary's Church, 1209 Route 9W, Marlboro.
Burial will follow in St. Mary's Cemetery, 510 Lattintown Road, Marlboro.
The family would like to thank the Staff, Nurses and Doctors at St. Luke's Cornwall Hospital and the Staff at Hospice of Orange and Sullivan Counties for their excellent care of Peter.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations in Peter's name can be made to Hospice of Orange & Sullivan Counties, 800 Stony Brook Court, Newburgh, NY 12550.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Carl J. DiDonato, Jr. of the DiDonato Funeral Service, Inc.,