CAPITOLA — Peter D. Ciccarelli died suddenly on Saturday, November 16, 2013. He was 60.
Mr. Ciccarelli was born in Buffalo, N.Y. on Jan. 9, 1953, to Joseph and Bee Ciccarelli and raised in El Paso, Texas. He moved to Salinas in 1977, where he became general manager of the Salinas Angels ballclub and met Connie Wermuth, his wife of 36 years. Early in his career, Mr. Ciccarelli was a sports writer, syndicated columnist for Scripps Howard Newspapers and agent for Major League Baseball players.
When he relocated to Capitola in 1986, he used his promotional skills to become one of the most respected marketing and PR personalities in Northern California.
Mr. Ciccarelli, a devout Catholic, is survived by his wife, Connie; and daughter, Amanda, of Capitola; mother, Bee Trawle, of Live Oak; brother, Michael, of Huntington Beach; and uncle, Ferdinand of Buffalo.
A funeral Mass will be held Dec. 3 at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, 435 Monterey Ave., Capitola, where Mr. Ciccarelli was a parishioner.
Donations may be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society, c/o St. Joseph’s Catholic Church. Condolences at HabingFamilyFuneralHome.com.
Share on Facebook