Peter B. Gaetano of Newburgh, NY passed away on Saturday, June 12, 2021 at Vassar Brother's Hospital, Poughkeepsie. He was 90. Peter was born in New York City on January 18, 1931. He was the son of the late Richard & Rose Cavaliere Gaetano.
Peter was a retired Laborer for Laborers' Local 17, Newburgh. He was a Member of the United States National Guard, a member of the Good Will Fire Department, Newburgh. Peter and his buddies loved to hunt and fish out of their shared cabin in Phoenicia, NY.
Survivors include his son Richard Gaetano and wife Donna of Highland, daughter Cathy Gaetano of Newburgh, his brothers; Frank Gaetano and his wife Conchetta of Florida and Robert Gaetano and wife Vicky of Florida, grandchildren; Danielle, Richard and Peter Gaetano, 7 great grandchildren; Vin, Adriana, Rosina and Domenica Losi, Maiella, Luca and Giana Gaetano.
Peter was predeceased by his wife Pauline Gallifuco Gaetano and his brother Richard Gaetano.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 2-4pm & 6-8pm at The DiDonato Funeral Home, 1290 Route 9W, Marlboro.
Funeral services will take place on Thursday morning at 11:00am at the funeral home.
Entombment will follow in Cedar Hill Mausoleum, Newburgh.
Funeral arrangements were entrusted to The DiDonato Funeral Service, Inc. (845) 236-4300,