Love and memories last forever...
  • 69 years old
  • Born on February 1, 1950 .
  • Passed away on June 19, 2019 .

Peter Tanzini, beloved husband, father, and grandfather passed away on June 19, 2019 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. He will be deeply missed by his wife Susan, of 47 years and their children Robin and Peter and their grandchildren Bella, Hailey, and Hope. Peter was the son of Ursula (Gervasoni) and Vincent Tanzini and the brother of Vincent Tanzini Jr.

Peter had a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Fairleigh Dickinson University but chose to become an antique dealer like his Mom & Grandparents, Mary & Mario Gervasoni. He embraced the life of an antique dealer and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He was a deeply devoted husband, father and grandfather. Peter had an impeccable reputation as a top notch antique wicker restoration specialist and was a connoisseur of fine American antique wicker. A great source of pleasure for Peter were his days at the Brimfield Antique Shows in Brimfield, Massachusetts. Peter had a tremendous love for music and art. He enjoyed nature and always loved beautiful cars. He will always be a fine example of a kind, caring, generous, loving and grateful person.

Services private at the convenience of the family.

Posted by Vicki Palmer on July 3, 2019
Our very sincere condolences Susan and family on the loss of Pete. Susan we will forever remember yours and Pete's kindness to us every time we came up to NJ. We will hold you all in our hearts and prayers for healing through this difficult time. We will always cherish Pete's handiwork on our wicker and remember his passion for his craft of restoration and his love of antique wicker. His legacy will live on in his work and his beautiful family. May God bless and keep Pete's family in his loving care till you see Pete again. Love your friends Vicki & Bill Palmer

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