Terry “Sal” N. Salomone, 60, of Peru passed away unexpectedly Aug. 6, 2019, surrounded by his family at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.
A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday in St. Joseph’s Church in Peru with Monsignor Richard Soseman officiating. Burial will be at Peru City Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Sunday in Hurst Funeral Home in La Salle.
Additional visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. until services Monday in the church.
Terry was born Nov. 26, 1958, in Ottawa to Edward and Bernadine (Reed) Salomone. He married Margo Volpe on April 22, 1978, in St. Roch’s, La Salle.
Terry was employed by Pilkington North America for the past 41 years. He recently retired in December 2018. After retirement, he was able to spend quality time with his family and eight grandchildren. He was an avid fisherman, hunter and gambler. Terry enjoyed watching his grandchildren play local sports.
Terry is survived by his devoted and loving wife Margo of Peru; his three daughters Megan (Don) Burrell, Abby (Jake) Kotecki and Molly (Justin) Sullivan, all of Peru; his mother Bernadine Salomone of Peru; twin sisters Marilyn (Tim) Reisel of Ballwin, Mo., and Marlene (Randall) Williams of Ottawa; grandchildren, Caleb, Camryn and Carsyn Burrell, Sloane, Palmer and Cal Kotecki, and Chloe and Maggie Sullivan. Terry is also survived by his brothers-in-law, Sam and Ron (Rosemary) Volpe; and also many close friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Edward Salomone in 1999; and his in-laws Margaret and Pete Volpe. Also numerous deer, duck, geese and crappies.
Pallbearers will be Don Burrell, Jake Kotecki, Justin Sullivan, Neal Ford, Philip Reisel, Bryan Williams and Caleb Burrell. Honorary pallbearers will be Jeff Martin, Rick Rynkewicz, Bill Assalley and Joe Crowther.
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