Obituary for Lt. Col. John Edward Pitta, USAF Ret.

Born Sepbember 28, 1920, Berryville, Clarke County, VA, to Abel and Charlotte Jenkins Pitta,  passed away on June 9, 2012 in Rancho Cordova, Sacramento County, CA at the age of 91. Beloved husband of 67 years to Pauline Pitta, missed greatly by children, Teresa, Debi and her husband Bob Pritchard, forever remembered by  grandchildren Justin Booth and wife Kelli, Sean Booth and finacee Michelle Sigillo, Jenna Pitta and great grandson, Bryce Booth.  Ending his 20 year Air Force career in the 320th Bombardier Wing as a navigator showcased his patriotism.  Funeral services will be held Thursday, June 14th at 11 o’clock at Miller Funeral Home, 507 Scott Street, Folsom, CA. Rememberances in John’s name may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association ( or to Green Valley Hospice, 3009 Douglas Blvd, Suite 160, Roseville, CA 95661

Burial will be at Lakeside Cemetery and Mausoleum, Folsom, CA