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Age 97, formerly of Brighton Heights, Lawrenceville and Scott Township, on Monday, May 6, 2019. Beloved husband for 71 years of the late Eleanor May Seelhorst; devoted father of Peter G. (Sylvia), Joan M. (Lee) Gregory and Michael B. (Marilyn); cherished grandfather of Jill Gregory (Susanne James), Jeffrey (Kate), Julie (Roy) Elis, Karin Gregory, Megan (Sean) Williams, Zachary (Emily Peitzman), Andrew (Rayla) and Patrick (Chrissy) Maurin; great grandfather of Aviv and Shai Elis; Oliver and Augustus Williams; brother of Ann O’Leary, William Maurin, the late Mary Yester, Frances Gerdes, Frank, Joseph and John Maurin; also survived by nieces and nephews. Pete was a proud Navy Veteran who served during WWII on LST ships during the invasion of Sicily and in the D-Day invasion. His passions included wood working, particularly cabinetry, and baseball. Recently he was honored to throw out a First Pitch at a Pirates Game in Bradenton. Friends will be welcomed at Laughlin Cremation & Funeral Tributes, 222 Washington Road, Mt. Lebanon on Friday from 4:00 until 8:00pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in Our Lady of Grace Church, Saturday morning at 10 o’clock. Interment in Christ Our Redeemer Cemetery. If desired, memorials may be made to Veterans Breakfast Club, 200 Magnolia Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15228.