Peter William Comunale III, 48, of Mooresville, N.C., passed away on Wednesday, January 24, 2024, at S. Mitchell Mack Hospice House.

He was born Apil 16, 1975, in Lincoln, Maine, to Peter William Comunale and Linda Anne DiTrolio Fritch.

He was a Finance Specialist. Peter was an amazing guy. His greatest joy was spending time with his boys. He was a great all-around athlete, excelling in cross country, wrestling, and baseball. He was a coach of his son’s soccer team. He was an avid New York Jets and New York Mets fan, and a Civil War buff. Peter was known for his quick wit and ability to find humor in every situation.

Peter is survived by his mother, Linda DiTrolio Fritch, and her husband, Bruce Fritch; father, Peter William Comunale; fiancée, Theresa Hvasta; sons, Cologino and Giuseppe Comunale; sister, Yvette-Marie Pellegrino and husband Roberto; brother, Anthony Comunale and wife, Michelle; nephews, Dante and Giovanni Pellegrino, and Santino and Lorenzo Comunale; niece, Sophia Pellegrino.

Visitation for family and friends will be on Saturday, January 27, from 2 to 3:30 p.m. at Watermark Church, 321 Clontz Road, Troutman, NC 28166. A Celebration of Peter’s Life will begin at 3:30 p.m. with Rev. Joel Settle officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Make-A-Wish Foundation, 100 Charendon Ave, Suite 2200, Phoenix, AZ 85013; or Muscular Dystrophy Association, 3300 East Sunrise Road, Tucson, AZ 85718.

Cavin-Cook Funeral Home and Crematory, Mooresville, is serving the Comunale family. Condolences may be sent to the family at