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In Memory of

John Carmen Pellosie

March 26, 1924 - June 30, 2017

Obituary


Dr. John C. Pellosie, 93

Dr. John Carmen Pellosie, 93, of Orlando Florida, quietly passed at his home June 30, 2017. He is survived by his loving wife Angela, sons John and Carmine, daughter Angela, brother Carmine, 5 grandchildren and one great grandchild.

John Pellosie, was born in Paterson, N.J., was a veteran of World War II serving in the U.S. Army Air Force as a radio operator, mechanic on the B-29 bomber in the Pacific theater. He was the recipient of the Air Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters and the...

Dr. John C. Pellosie, 93

Dr. John Carmen Pellosie, 93, of Orlando Florida, quietly passed at his home June 30, 2017. He is survived by his loving wife Angela, sons John and Carmine, daughter Angela, brother Carmine, 5 grandchildren and one great grandchild.

John Pellosie, was born in Paterson, N.J., was a veteran of World War II serving in the U.S. Army Air Force as a radio operator, mechanic on the B-29 bomber in the Pacific theater. He was the recipient of the Air Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters and the Asiatic Pacific Service Medal with 3 Battle Stars. John returned home to Angela, his family and school graduated New York University. He was employed by Wright Aero Division in N.J. as a Chemist when his interests led him to medical school.

John graduated Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine and opened a General Practice in Paterson N.J. He was an awarded Fellow in General Practice, by that Specialty College but his interests turned toward orthopedics and led to an orthopedic surgery residency at New York University's Bellevue Hospital. Dr. Pellosie practiced Orthopedic Surgery in the N.J./N.Y. area for a number of years, becoming Chief of Orthopedics at various local Hospitals while being elected President of many professional medical associations at local and state levels.

Dr. Pellosie, was ordained as Permanent Deacon in 1976 by the Paterson N.J. Catholic Diocese. His dedications took yet another turn finding a Commission in the U.S. Navy as Captain and Orthopedic Surgeon. He was assigned to Naval Training Center in Orlando Florida and became Chief of Orthopedics at the Hospital as well as contributing his time and efforts to the religious needs of recruits at the base Chapel and through the U.S.O. Dr. Pellosie was transferred during this time to the Orlando Catholic Diocese and was assigned as Deacon to Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Winter Park. He remained very interested and active within his family, friends, and his numerous professional organizations throughout his life. His life and efforts touched many and he will be dearly missed.

Visitation will be at Woodlawn Memorial Park and Funeral Home, 400 Woodlawn Cemetery Road, Gotha FL, Sunday, July 2nd from 2:00 through 6:00 PM while Funeral Mass will be Monday at Sts Peter and Paul Church Winter Park 11:00 AM Monday July 3rd.