It is with a heavy heart that we mourn the loss of our beloved mentor and founder, Salvatore Antonucci, who passed away on May 18, 2016. He started Sal’s Nursery in 1956.
Salvatore F. Antonucci, 89, of North Wales, PA, formerly of Ambler, PA died on May 18, 2016 at Abington Hospice at Warminster. He was the beloved husband of Mary (DeMario) Antonucci. Salvatore was born in Abington, PA on October 26, 1926 to the late Frank and Marion (Pellegrino) Antonucci.
He was a stone mason for many years, and founder of Sal’s Nursery in North Wales. Salvatore graduated St. Joseph Elementary School, Forest Avenue Elementary School and attended Ambler High School. He was a US Navy veteran of WWII obtaining the rank of Storekeeper 3rd class. He was a member of Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Church, Montgomery Twp. Republican Party, and Montgomery Twp. Parks and Recreation Board. He was Constable in Montgomery Twp. for 27 years; he served as President for 2 years for Montgomery County Constable Association, and was named as Honorary Montgomery Twp. Supervisor.
Along with his wife Mary, he is survived by his children Cathy Shultz and Bill of Doylestown, PA, Diane Adams and Craig of Chalfont, John Antonucci and Judy of Doylestown, 5 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, 1 sister, and many nieces and nephews. He was pre-deceased by 3 brothers and 5 sisters.
Relatives and friends are invited to his Funeral Mass on Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 11AM at Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Church, 1325 Upper State Rd., North Wales, PA 19454. The Viewing will be from 9-11AM at Church. Interment will be in St. John Neumann Cemetery. Condolences may be made at www.ciavarellifuneralhomes.com.