Wayne M. Pittsley, 73, formerly of Freetown, MA, passed away on March 13, 2019 in Venice, Florida. He was a member of the Englewood Moose, Lakeville Eagles in Lakeville, MA and was a veteran of the United States Army which he was very proud to serve. He worked 46 years for Frank Corp in New Bedford, MA and after retirement he decided to become a “snowbird” and moved to Venice, Florida. Wayne had many passions which included his garden, maintaining his property and loved to travel. Wayne is survived by his devoted wife, Jeannette “Jan” Pittsley (Chartier); a son, Wayne Pittsley, Jr. of Middleboro, MA and three grandchildren, James, Jason and Matthew all of Middleboro, MA. He also leaves behind a niece, Heather Miranda Harris of Venice, FL and a great-niece, Ella Mae Harris also of Venice, FL. Wayne was preceded in death by his parents, Maurice and Emma (Levasseur) Pittsley.
A funeral mass for Wayne will be held at 10:00AM on Saturday, June 8, 2019 at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church, 4256 Acushnet Avenue, New Bedford, MA 02745. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Tidewell Hospice, Inc., 5955 Rand Blvd., Sarasota, Florida 34238.