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Spiridon John " Peter" Risto, 85, was born in Johnsonburg, Pennsylvania and raised in Newark, where he lived for 72 years before moving to Bloomfield in 2007. He served in the army in Korea and went on to have a career as a baker at Ward's Bakery in Newark until 1980 and later retired from White Castle Bakeries in Carteret in 1994.
Funeral services will be conducted by the Zarro Funeral Home, (www.zarrofuneralhome.net), 145 Harrison St., Bloomfield. Visitation will be on Thursday, July 28th from 9-11am, followed by the burial at Glendale Cemetery, Bloomfield.
Peter was predeceased by his wife, Anastastia, his parents, John and Petra Risto, his sisters, Celia Pierro and Penny Callahan and brothers, Marchi, George and Louis Risto. He is survived by sisters, Ann Hochuli and Ellen Kalousis, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.