Salvatore "Sam" Armele, 79, of Jamestown, died Thursday March 8, 2018, in UPMC Chautauqua WCA following a lengthy illness.
He was born November 27, 1938, in Jamestown, a son of the late Sebastian and Clara Chiffin Armele.
A 1957 graduate of Jamestown High School.
Sam was a veteran of the Vietnam War serving as a communication expert in the US Army from 1962-64.
He worked as a barber in California and Jamestown for many years.
He was a member of AMVETS, War Vets Recreation, American Legion, Eagles, Elks and Moose Lodges.
Surviving is a daughter Lisa (Brian) Dalton of Jacksonville, FL; longtime companion Carol Brosius of Jamestown; step son Anthony Brosius of Jamestown; grandchildren Marie Pettit and Andrew Pettit both of Jacksonville and Justin Brosius and Alicia Brosius both of Jamestown and a brother George (Jeannine) Armele of Jamestown.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Marie Cordner Armele in 1970; a granddaughter Toni Marie Brosius and a brother James Armele.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in the Lind Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Lake View Cemetery.
Friends will be received from 2-5 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.
You may leave words of condolence at www.lindfuneralhome.com.