Horace J Nardone of Norwood, PA passed away peacefully at the age of 88. Horace was born in Philadelphia to the late Samuel and Mildred (nee Margiotti) Nardone. Horace was predeceased by his loving wife Beatrice and loving daughter Kathleen. Horace is survived by three children Gina Connell (Tim), Jim Nardone, Rick Nardone (Rochelle), brother Frank Nardone (Pat) along with 9 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.
Horace loved his extended family and friends dearly, with parties for all holidays taking place at his house. Hospitality was his gift, along with being an above average cook as well. He also loved to travel by car; with Florida being his favorite destination. He was a devoted father, grandfather, great grandfather and friend. He had a passion for reading world history, being just a teenager through WWII he became an avid reader of the conflict reading at least 5,000 books on the subject. He also loved classic movies and of course all war movies. The end of his working career was spent at Kimberly Clark (Scott Paper). Horace enjoyed 20 years of retirement.
Relatives and friends are invited to his Visitation on Saturday (9-25-21), in the Church of St Gabriel, 233 Mohawk Ave, Norwood, PA 19074, from 10am – 11am, followed by his Memorial Mass at 11am. Burial will be in S.S. Peter & Paul Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers contributions may be sent in Horace’s memory to Kathy Johnson Memorial College Scholarship Fund