Dr. Peter A. Piscia, 80, of Medway, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, Wednesday, September 21, 2016, in his home. He was the husband of Patricia A. (Guerino) for 60 years. He was born in Milford son of the late Peter and Rachele (Bassetti) Piscia and lived in Milford before moving to Medway in 1971. He was a graduate of the Milford High School class of 1953. He was a graduate of the Massachusetts College of Optometry class of 1959.
Dr. Piscia, owned and operated Peter A. Piscia Optometry in Milford until his retirement in 2000. He was a communicant of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church.
In addition to his wife he is survived by his children, Peter M. Piscia and his wife Melissa of Medway, David J. Piscia of Westborough, Melanie A. and her husband Richard Dix of Medway, Donna M. and her husband David McSweeney of Medway, a nephew Mark Ahearn and his wife Susan of Chicago IL, sister-in-law Sandra Lemon of Hopedale, one sister Lydia Mancuso of Milford, nine grandchildren, Paul Leoncini and his wife Beth, Kiera Joujoute and husband Jude, Peter Samuel Piscia, Maxwell Piscia, Emma Piscia, Rebecca Piscia, James McSweeney, Kyle McSweeney and Leigh McSweeney, two great-grandchildren, Danyelle Joujoute and Tucker Joujoute, many friends and family members.
He was predeceased by his brother Ambrose Piscia, his sister Josephine Ahearn, and his daughter in law Anne (Drellich) Piscia.
The funeral will be held Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 9 A.M. from the Consigli-Ruggerio Funeral Home 46 Water St. A mass of the Christian Burial will be held at 10 A.M. in the upper church of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church 7 East Main St. Burial will be in the Sacred Heart Cemetery on Medway Rd.
Calling hours are Friday from 5 to 8 P.M..
Memorial contributions may be made in his memory to the Legacy of Faith, Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish, 7 East Main St. Milford MA 01757