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Nick M. Diloreto

October 14, 2018

Age 94, of Scott Twp., originally from Windber, PA, died peacefully on Sunday, October 14, 2018. Son of the late Carmine and Philomena Diloreto; married for 70 years to wonderful wife, Elsie M. (Dietrich) Diloreto, his guardian angel who took care of him in his wheel chair until God came and took him; dear father of Charles (Anita), James (Elaine), and Nick, Jr. Diloreto; loving grandfather of Charlie, Jason, Jolene, Tricia, Linsey, and Jackie; great-grandfather of Dylan, Trey, Reese, James, Sydnie, and Raegan; brother of Anthony (JoAnn), Charles (Rose Mary). Preceded in death by siblings, Alfred Diloreto, Nicolette D'Arcangelo, Rose DiPaola, and infant sister Gloria.

Nick was a staff sergeant in 131st gun battalion under General Patton, 3rd Army, whom he met in person, fought in Battle of the Bulge in France, Belgium, Luxembourg, Holland, and Germany, lost brother Alfred in the Battle of the Bulge while fighting only a half a mile away. Retired as store manager of Montgomery Ward for 25 years. Past Grand Knight of Carnegie's Knights of Columbus, past commander of Windber VFW.

Family and friends will be received Wednesday only, from 2-8 p.m. at the SZAFRANSKI-EBERLEIN FUNERAL HOME, INC., 101 Third St., Carnegie, PA 15106. Mass of Christian Burial on Thursday, at 1 p.m. In St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church, Carngeie, PA. Interment in Resurrection Cemetery with military honors.