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Milton C. Pettapiece (Flight Surgeon USAF) “Headed West” on December 3, 2021.
Dr. Milton C. Pettapiece, Jr. of Bethel Park, PA, passed away on Friday, December 3, 2021. Beloved husband of Susan Finch Pettapiece. Dear father of Lauren Pettapiece, Stepfather of Colby Conner, Erin Conner, and Jessica Conner (Tym) Burman. Brother of Patricia (Stuart) Snyder.
Dr. Pettapiece served his Country in the U.S. Air Force during Vietnam as a Flight Surgeon and practiced Pediatric Ophthalmology in the Oakland area of Pittsburgh.
Milt was a member of the Super Sabre Society and one of the first VVA “At Large” members recruited back in the early 2000s when the SouthWestern, PA, Chapter 862 first started.
A private service will be held later in Maine. Arrangements entrusted to FREYVOGEL-SLATER FUNERAL DIRECTORS, Bethel Park, PA.
Cards may be sent to:
Mrs. Susan Pettapiece
5631 Kings School Rd
Bethel Park, Pa. 15102-3513