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Wake for John Sorrentino, lower Manhattan pizzeria owner, who helped people escaping the Towers on 9/11

February 12, 2020 @ 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm

John Sorrentino has died at age 73.

On September 11, 2001, his Maiden Lane pizzeria became a place where people could get water, food, and shelter from the nearby terrorist attacks.

His wake will be held on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 from 2:00pm until 5:00pm and again from 7:00pm to 10:00pm, at Matthew Funeral Home in Willowbrook, Staten Island.

His funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, February 13 at St. Teresa’s R.C. Church on Staten Island at 10:45am. Interment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery in Pleasant Plains, Staten Island.

Matthew Funeral Home
2508 Victory Blvd.
Staten Island, NY 10314

St. Teresa’s R.C. Church
1634 Victory Blvd.
Staten Island, NY 10314


February 12, 2020
2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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