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William Putorti, Jr.

September 9, 1938 ~ June 20, 2020 (age 81)


William Putorti, Jr. Grove City lost his battle with throat cancer on Saturday, June 20, 2020.  He was 81.

William was born in Washington, PA on September 9, 1938 a son of the late William and Ella (Curcio) Putorti.  He was a retired teacher, wrestling coach and farmer.  He was an avid reader, hunter, fisherman and enjoyed farming.  He also was a huge Pittsburgh Steeler follower and fan.

Bill is survived by his wife of 40 years, Barbara and 4 sons, Michael and Ryan of Grove City, William Anthony and his wife Janet of Liberty Hill, TX and Jeff and his wife Debra of Washington County; two granddaughters, Miranda and Angela of Texas; two brothers, Tony of Canonsburg and James of CO.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother Carmen of Washington County.

At the request of William, the family will be privately honoring his life. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Robert L. Snyder Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. 3223 Perry Hwy., Sheakleyville. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family online at

The family has suggested that those desiring may make memorial tributes to the Springfield Twp. Volunteer Fire Department, 404 Old Ash Road, Mercer, PA 16137

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No services to be held

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