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Peter J. Mecca


Peter J. Mecca, 62, of Highspire, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 at Harrisburg Hospital.

He was born September 2, 1957 in Scranton, Pa. and was the loving son of the late John J. Sr. and Anne M. (Ciccone) Mecca.

Peter was an artist and musician. He enjoyed singing, song writing, oil painting, acrylic painting and woodworking. Peter was also a baseball umpire.

He is survived by his wife of 33 years Jody L. (Miller) Mecca; sons, Joseph J. Mecca (Stacy) of Hawaii and Edward A. Mecca (Elizabeth) of Florida; brother, John J. Mecca Jr. (Leslie); and numerous nieces and nephews.

A memorial service was held on Sunday, January 26, 2020 at 3 p.m. at Highspire United Methodist Church, 170 2nd St., Highspire, PA 17034, with the Rev. Amy Raser officiating. There was a visitation from 2 p.m. until the time of the service at the church.

The family has entrusted the Matinchek Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 260 E. Main St., Middletown, PA with the funeral arrangements.

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