John A. Mattioli, 93, of Lancaster, PA, passed away on Sunday, February 28, 2021 at Oak Leaf Manor North, Landisville, PA. Born in Renovo, PA he was the son of the late John and Christine Mattioli.
John was a graduate of the Pennsylvania School of the Deaf in Philadelphia. He was the owner of his own barbershop in Renovo for 58 years. He was well loved and known for his $5.00 haircuts.
He loved wood working and made many numerous furniture pieces for St. Joseph Catholic Church in Renovo as well as clocks and lamps that he generously gave out to his family and friends.
After his retirement he moved to Lancaster, PA and lived with his sister Louise. There he had many adventures with his sister, flying to San Diego for his great nephews wedding, fishing on a pontoon boat with his niece and her husband, attending all of his families’ birthday parties and holiday gatherings. He and his sister could be found going out daily to lunch at the Olive Garden, Red Lobster, Hot Z Pizza and Arby’s!
He is survived by his sister Louise Wertz, a nephew John Wertz, husband of Jan Wertz and a niece Jeanette Rice, wife of Ron Rice as well as five nieces and nephews and six grandnieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his sister, Isabelle Clark of Olean, New York.
A service will be held at 4 p.m. on Wednesday, March 3, 2021 at the Chapel in St. Joseph Cemetery in Hyner, PA, with Rev. Father Joseph Orr officiating. Maxwell Funeral Home in Renovo has charge of arrangements.
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