Albert Leo (Lee) Berrettini, Jr. of Sayre, Pennsylvania passed away peacefully surrounded by his family
on Friday, October 1, 2021 at Geisinger Medical Center after an extended illness. He was born
November 18, 1948 in Sayre, Pennsylvania to Albert Leo and Sally Berrettini.
Lee attended Epiphany School and was a 1966 graduate of Sayre High School. He continued his
education at the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science and graduated with a degree in
Pharmacy in 1971.
Lee dedicated his life to helping people while working at Bert’s Pharmacy in Sayre, Pennsylvania. He was
an avid runner in his younger years, he loved nature and to camp and travel with his family. Lee enjoyed
a good meal, a good book and good conversation. He devoted his life to serving the Lord and spending
time with his family.
Lee is predeceased by his parents Albert Leo and Sally Berrettini, his sisters Judy Berrettini and Christy
Rodda and his brother John Berrettini.
Lee is survived by his loving wife Mary Ann (Farr) Berrettini of 52 years, his children Leslie and Michael
Canavan, Athens, PA; Christopher and Wendi Berrettini, Sheridan WY; Michael and Heidi Berrettini,
Candor, NY; his grandchildren Katie, Ryan, and Emily Canavan; Dominick Berrettini; Elizabeth Soucy and
Tyler Pallokat; great granddaughter Ariyah Soucy; and his siblings Linda McGinnis, Sayre, PA; Beth and
Bill McKinery, Sayre, PA; Julie Berrettini, Dunmore, PA; Donald and Kim Berrettini, Harveys Lake, PA;
Laure Berrettini, Norristown, PA; and many nieces and nephews.
A celebration of Lee’s life will be held on Thursday, October 7 th at Sword and the Spirit Church, 37
Dickenson Road, Owego, NY. Lee’s wife and children will receive family and friends from 1:00 – 3:00 pm
with a prayer service immediately following. The service will be live streamed for those unable to attend
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of Thomas Cremation and Funeral Service in Sayre, PA.
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In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in honor of Lee Berrettini to Epiphany School, the Bridge, or a
charity of your choice.
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