Peter M. Markin

Published May 15, 2017 at 4:00pm

ROME, NEW YORK — Peter M. Markin, age 86, of Rome, passed away at home on February 1, 2017.

Peter was born in Rome on April 23, 1930 to the late Michael and Josephine Federow Markin.  He graduated from Westmoreland High School and in 1951, he entered the United States Army, serving during the Korean War.  He was honorably discharged in 1956, attaining the rank of Corporal. Peter worked at Griffiss AFB for many years until his retirement.

Peter enjoyed watching sports and playing his guitar.

Peter is survived by a niece, Susan Markin, and sister-in-law, Arlene Markin, both of Dracut, MA.  He was predeceased by two brothers, John Markin and Bruce Markin.

Graveside services will be held on May 17, 2017 at 11:00 AM at the Rome Cemetery.

Arrangements are entrusted to the Barry Funeral Home, 807 W. Chestnut Street.

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