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Obituary - Peter Romano


Peter Joseph Romano, age 73, of Falmouth, Mass., formerly of Woods Hole and Weston, Mass., died, April 22, 2007, at home after a long illness. The beloved husband of Jayne M. (Ellis) Romano, devoted father to Paula Jayne, Dean Peter and the late Peter Joseph Jr., and loving grandfather of Alexandra and Nicole Percoco, supporting and following the careers of his girls in the show horse industry.


After serving with the United States Army, he went on to graduate Magna Cum Laude from Boston College in 1961. He was a member of Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit Honor Society.


He was a CPA at Arthur Andersen and went on to become president and co-founder of Peter Elliot & Co., Inc., one of Boston's premiere commercial and industrial real estate firms. An active member and daily communicant of St. Joseph's in Woods Hole, Mass., he received the Marian Medal of Honor in 2004. He was an avid runner who competed in numerous marathons and triathlons, and was well known in the local running community.


In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 505 N. Parkway, Memphis, TN 38103.


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