Peter J. Fodale

June 16, 1924October 26, 2018

Peter Joseph Fodale, 94, longtime Clinton Twp resident passed away Friday night at Meadow Lodge in Sterling Heights. He was born in Detroit on 6-16-24 to Joseph and Maria.

Peter was a loving husband to Jennie (Caponecchia), they were wed on 5-2-49 at St. David Church in Detroit.

Peter was a devout Catholic, WWII Army veteran and a charismatic businessman and realtor. He spoke fondly of his childhood, and his time in the service. Later in life he thoroughly enjoyed the fruits of his labor with Jennie in retirement as they built a beautiful home on what was once their 5 acre horse farm. They were very social and active and would attend senior dances and morning get togethers with friends.

Known to make funny faces and gestures to get a smile or a laugh, he will be remembered as a warm and generous husband, brother, uncle and friend.

He is predeceased by his brother Albert. He is survived by his wife of 69 years Jennie, and sisters Stella and Theresa.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be Wednesday, October 31, 11:00am at St Ronald Catholic Church, 17701 15 Mile Rd., Clinton Township, MI 48035


  • Jennie Fodale, Wife
  • Stella & Theresa, Sisters
  • Albert Fodale, Brother


  • Visitation Wednesday, October 31, 2018
  • Funeral Service Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Peter J. Fodale

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