William S. Cenfetelli, Jr.

Cenfetelli William S. 8.30.21

Full Name
William S. Cenfetelli, Jr.

Date of Birth
Friday, April 29th, 1938

Date of Death
Monday, August 30th, 2021


William S. Cenfetelli, Jr., age 83, of Erie, passed away on Monday, August 30, 2021 at UPMC Hamot.

He was born in Erie, PA on April 29, 1938, a son of the late Rita and William Cenfetelli.

William graduated from East High School, and was a machinist at the General Electric Company in Erie for many years.  Bill was a wholesaler for auctions in many areas of the country. Along with his son, he also owned and operated Bill’s Bait & Tackle in Cambridge Springs for 10 years. He was an avid fisherman and Pittsburgh Steelers fan.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Patricia L. Cenfetelli and his brother Ron Cenfetelli.

Survivors include his son William Cenfetelli, III of Erie, step sons Jeff Hawk of Franklin, and Chris Hawk of Erie, grandchildren Josh Cenfetelli of Erie and Becka Cenfetelli of Ohio, great grandson Luca Cenfetelli, and his sister Elayna Rhodes. 

In keeping with his wishes, all services were private and held at the convenience of the family.  Burial was in Wintergreen Gorge Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to the Burton Quinn Scott Cremation and Funeral Services, Inc., Wintergreen, 2532 Norcross Road, Erie.

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