Joseph Petillo at age 9

Joseph Petillo at age 9

Joseph Patrick Petillo, b. Aug 13, 1896, Bradford, McKean Co., PA, d. Dec 18, 1968 same place. Joseph was employed at a Laundry and later was a Tailor and a Musician. He played with the Husted & Sorenson Band, the Bradford Citizens Band of Lewis Run, McKean Co. He was also employed with the McKean & Dipson Movie Theaters of Bradford in his later years.

He married Helen Lillian Gocella Petillo on Nov 29, 1917 at St. Bernard's Church, Bradford, McKean Co., PA. They were married for 51 years and had 6 children who lived past childhood.

Photo taken at St. Bernard's.

Submitted by Debra Whitney, granddaughter of Joseph Petillo

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