Obituaries » Peter Arne Parziale Sr.
Peter Arne Parziale Sr., 64, of Forest, VA passed away on September 11, 2022.
Peter was the son of the late Ferdinando Parziale and Helen Tarvainen Parziale, and the husband of Robin Curtis Parziale for 43 years. His life was committed to his Lord, his family, and his country.
Peter was born on May 18,1958 in Hanson, MA. He graduated from Lynchburg Christian Academy in 1976, then pursued his education in Business Administration, graduating from Liberty University in 1981.
He was Profit Center Manager for Hajoca Corporation for 30 years. He also served with Cabaniss Consultants for 10 years. His life was committed to helping others, and he challenged everyone to do their best in every endeavor.
Peter was a faithful member of Lakewood Baptist Church where he served as layman, teacher, and Deacon. His commitment to Christ was demonstrated in his daily life.
He enjoyed coaching baseball and loved raising Angus beef cattle. He was an entrepreneur and enjoyed the challenge of reinvigorating struggling businesses.
In addition to his wife, Peter is survived by his children, Peter Parziale II (Michelle) of Roanoke, and their children, David and Gabriella; Benjamin Parziale (Vanessa) of Lynchburg, and their children Jacob, Isabella, Joshua, and Anna; Patrick Parziale (Melisse) of Hurricane, WV, and their children Mae Belle, Vincent, Ruby and Rosie; brother, Victor Parziale (Lori) of Manasses, VA; one uncle, John Tarvainen of Colorado Springs, CO; and one aunt, Aino Roemhildt of Cordova, AK.
In addition to his parents, Peter is predeceased by his brother, Daniel Parziale.
A visitation will be held on September 15, 2022, from 6-8 PM at Tharp Funeral Home, Lynchburg, VA. A visitation will also be held on September 16, at 10 AM with a memorial service to follow at 11:30 AM at Lakewood Baptist Church, 2469 Sunburst Road, Evington, VA, with Dan Manley officiating. The graveside service will be conducted at Virginia Memorial Park, Forest, VA.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Blue Ridge Pregnancy Center, 3701 Old Forest Rd Lynchburg VA 24501 website www.brpcfriends.org
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