Peter David Machetta
Memorial services for Peter David “Pete” Machetta, 63, longtime resident of Henryetta, will be Friday, Nov. 20 at 2 p.m. at Integrity Chapel with Wesley VanMeter officiating. Services are under the direction of Integrity Funeral Service.
Mr. Machetta was born April 13, 1957 in San Angelo, Texas to Joe Henry Machetta and Patricia Earlene (Terrill) Machetta. He died Monday, Nov. 16 in Henryetta.
Survivors include his wife, Gayle Machetta of the home; daughter, Emily Machetta of Broken Arrow; son, Joe Machetta and wife Sue of Ada; five grandchildren; mother, Patricia E. Machetta of Henryetta; sister, Katherine J. Machetta of Henryetta; mother-in-law, Kathy Tillman of Bella Vista, Ark.; sister-in-law, Kim Denham and husband Robin of Medora, Ill.; brother-in-law, Dan Churchman and wife Leigh of Birmingham, Ala.; as well as a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father, Joe Henry Machetta; grandparents, Pete and Cecilia Machetta and Norma Fairy Spurlock and Weston Terrill; and sister-in-law, Karen Churchman.
The family has designated The Ronald McDonald House charity as an appropriate avenue to honor Pete's Memory.