Born in Lugo, Ravenna province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy.
Peter married Pearl H. Klein on May 22, 1935 in Chicago [Cook county marriage index].
Peter and Pearl owned and operated Lakeside Grocery on the north side of Lakeshore Drive
Peter Onesti, Owner Of Lakeside Grocery, Dies Peter Onesti, 67, 622 Lakeshore Drive, Culver , died at 3
p.m. Sunday, April 13 at the Parkview Hospital where he was rushed by ambulance following a
heart seizure at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Lakeside Grocery which he owned and operated.
Mr. Onesti was born October 5, 1902 at Lugo, Italy and had lived in Culver for the past 16 years coming from Chicago. He
was married to Pearl H. Kline on June 1, 1935 in Chicago. He was a member of the Henry H. Culver
Lodge 617 F & AM, the South Bend Scottish Rite, the South Bend Shrine Club and the Culver Lions Club.
Surviving with his wife are a daughter, Mrs. Judith Marr, Urbana, Ill.; four brothers, Carlo, Scivio, Albert and William
Onesti, all of Wittenberg, Wise; three sisters, Mrs. Mary Houterman of Pennsburg, Pa.; Mrs. Dalia Tichy, Bowler, Wis;
and Mrs. Alga Duffee, Milwaukee, Wise; and one granddaughter.
Services were conducted Wednesday at the Culver Grace United Church of Christ, with Rev. Harold Hohman, former
pastor of the church, officiating. Burial was at the Culver Masonic Cemetery.
The Henry H. Culver Lodge conducted memorial services on Tuesday evening at the Easterday-Bonine Funeral Home which
had charge of the arrangements. - THURSDAY, APRIL 17, 1969