James R. Fiorito, 70, formerly of Center Valley and Allentown, passed away on Saturday, January 15, 2022, at Spruce Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, West Reading, Pa.
He was the husband of Pat (Elenchin) Fiorito of Reading, Pa. Born in Allentown and raised in East Greenville, he was a son of the late Baldasarre N. and Ruth (Landis) Fiorito.
He was a 1969 graduate of Upper Perkiomen High School and a 1973 graduate of East Stroudsburg University of Pa. He was an avid sports fan, having played high school and college level sports. He excelled in playing football, basketball, and track.
His working career started with teaching Physical Education in Australian public schools. He founded JF Associates, selling/representing manufacturers until his retirement.
He is survived by his wife, Pat, Brothers; Ben Fiorito of Palm, Thomas (Nancy) Fiorito of Hereford and Sister; Rochelle (Paul) Lull of Maryland. There are also twelve nieces and nephews.
A private Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. Ignatius Loyola R. C. Church, West Lawn. Please remember James by contributing to Lewy Body Dementia/Parkinson’s Research c/o The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson’s Research, Grand Central Station, P.O. Box 4777, New York, NY 10163-4777. The Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., Shillington is assisting the Fiorito family. www.kleefuneralhome.com
St. Ignatius Loyola R.C. Church
A Private Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated.