Michael C. Piccolo, age 88, of Bridgeville, PA and formerly of Uniontown passed away Thursday, June 16, 2016 in the Washington Commons. He was born in Uniontown on June 26 18, 1927, son of Joseph Piccolo and Ottilia Salvadori Piccolo. In addition to his parents, Mike is preceded in death by his two brothers, Charles Piccolo and Sylvius Piccolo.
Mike graduated from Uniontown High School with the class of 1945. He and his brother Sylvius enjoyed sharing many circus adventures in their travels, and by his brother, Charles, who moved from New York to be with Mike after the passing of Sylvius. He a member of Doric Lodge #630 of Free and Accepted Masons in Sewickley, PA, also a member of Syria Shrine, as well as an honorary member of the Legion of Honor and past vice president of the Shrine Lucheon Club. Mike was a true historian, expert and member of the Circus Model Builders and a host of other circus related clubs.
Mike is survived by his good friend, Arnie Steinberg Boca Raton, FL, with whom he shared many adventures in both the field of circus travel and musical.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the ANDREW D. FERGUSON FUNERAL HOME, 80 Morgantown St., Uniontown, PA. Arrangements are incomplete and will be announced.
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