Obituary Details

Jack "Pop" Petrie

January 1, 1954 - March 23, 2016

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Memorial Service

Location:
Renaissance Funeral Home & Cremation Tribute Center
Date:
Saturday, April 30, 2016
Service Time:
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

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Notes

Jack Alan Petrie age 62, passed away Wednesday, March, 23 2016.

Jack loved life, especially cooking and traveling. He loved telling stories of his “boys” as they were growing up.

Jack is survived by his loving wife Wendy, of 17 years; two sons, Jack Alan Jr. and Bradley (Jen); two sisters, Donna Toth (Zsolt) of Tuckahoe, NY. and Stephanie Petrie of Shaumburg IL.; mother in law Violet Hicks of Oxford NC.; brother and sister in law Marty and Cindy Hicks of Kittrell NC.; two special nephews, Phillip Hicks of Pine Knoll Shores, NC and Darin Porter of Rye, NY.

He is preceded in death by two brothers Mark Petrie and Clay Carr.

A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 30, 2016 at Renaissance Funeral Home, 7615 Six Forks Rd. Raleigh, NC 27615. There will be a reception to follow.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that memorial donations be made to Transitions LifeCare 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh NC 27607.
Posted by:
Steve Brady
Posted on:
April 30, 2016
We have so many fond memories of Jack when our families got together. One especially resonates with me when we were vacationing in Orlando and Jack painted faces on each toe and began singing the song "great pretender" which left all of us laughing.
He enjoyed his baseball and coached his sons with passion for his favorite sport. He also assisted me when we coached Jack, Brad and his nephews, Steven, Eric and Mark. He always enjoyed getting together with the Brady family. Give our love to Eric!!
Posted by:
deborah
Posted on:
April 28, 2016
Steve and I knew Jack for 35 years! We have so many wonderful memories. My sons loved their Uncle Jack very much, he made them laugh and always created some kind of fun for them to participate in. Our boys (his two and our three) grew up together.
Jack would cook ribs and then the kids would have an "egg toss"! Halloween was always fun at Uncle Jacks house too. The beach was a favorite!
We will miss Jack and continue to recall funny memories....there are so many!
We will always smile when we think of you, we love you...RIP
Love
Debbie and Steve
Posted by:
Tammy O'Briant
Posted on:
March 28, 2016
Lit a candle in memory of Jack "Pop" Petrie
Posted by:
Christi Stitzer
Posted on:
March 25, 2016
I only had the pleasure of meeting Jack a few times. Brad and Jen's wedding was one of those times. He certainly was the life of the party. He danced the night away. I'll always remember how happy he was that night.
Thinking of all of his family and friends, and hoping that all of the great memories help to ease the pain. Hugs.
Christi Stitzer
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7615 Six Forks Rd
Raleigh, NC 27615
919-866-1866
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