September 11, 1968 - October 14, 2021
Peter Salvador Joseph Rizzuto, III, 53, of Newton, North Carolina, passed away on October 14, 2021. He was born on September 11, 1968 in Trenton, MI to Joann Rizzuto and the late Peter Rizzuto, II. Peter was an avid racing fan, with drag racing being his favorite. He enjoyed working on classic cars and he built and worked on race cars. He was a man with a big heart and a kind soul. No was not in his vocabulary. He always had time to help a friend. Peter was a huge presence in many people's lives. He loved his family unconditionally and he will be greatly missed. In addition to his father, Peter is preceded in death by his grandparents, Ruth and Gene Nemeth; uncle, Matt Nemeth; aunt, Sandy Cherry; and his furbaby, Sebastien. He is survived by his wife, Jennifer Stiles Rizzuto; mother, Joann Rizzuto; children; Joe Rizzuto, Riley Rizzuto (Fiancé Rob Miller), grandson, Robby Miller; sister, Brigette Rizzuto; brother, Troy Rizzuto (Cindy); aunt, Suzanne Slick; uncles, Eugene (EJ) Nement (Kathleen Ryterski), Timothy Nemeth (Aleen Bedigian), and Michael Nemeth (Raylene Dufour); nieces and nephews, Adam, Ryan, Regan, Caitlin, Rachel, Heather and Troy; his furbabies, Baer, Brembo, and Whiskers. A Celebration of Life service will be held on Wednesday, November 10, 2021 at 1:00pm at the Mooresville Dragway, 1255 Wilkinson Rd, Mooresville, NC 28115 with Linda Zastovnik officiating. A luncheon will follow the service. In Michigan, a Celebration of Life gathering will be held on Friday, November 19, 2021 from 1:00-4:00pm at the South Lyon Hotel, 201 N Lafayette St, South Lyon, MI 48178. Hors d'oeuvres and light refreshments will be served. A cash bar will be available. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to American Cancer Society, 1901 Brunswick Ave #100, Charlotte, NC 28207 Cavin-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the Rizzuto family. Condolences may be made to the family at www.cavin-cook.com.
Peter Salvador Joseph Rizzuto, III, 53, of Newton, North Carolina, passed away on October 14, 2021. He was born on September 11, 1968 in Trenton, MI to Joann Rizzuto and the late Peter Rizzuto, II. Peter was an avid racing fan, with drag... View Obituary & Service Information
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