Peter Girard Gelinas, 34, of Bronxville, NY, died Tuesday, (September 11, 2001) at the World Trade Center in New York City, NY. Peter was a partner with Cantor Fitzgerald, working in the Mortgage-Backed Securities Department for ten years. Peter, raised in Madison, was a 1982 graduate of Our Lady Of Mercy Country Day School, a 1986 graduate of Xavier High School in Middletown and a 1990 graduate of Villanova University in Villanova, PA. He leaves behind his loving wife, Michelle (Vittoria) formerly of Scarsdale, NY; two sons, Jack Gerard 4, and Griffin Clark, 1 of Bronxville, NY; his parents, Susan B. Gelinas formerly of Madison, now of Branford; and the late Gerard Peter Gelinas; his sister, Mary Beth Gelinas Towery of San Francisco, CA; and his grandmother, Helen A. Brown of Harwich, MA. A memorial service will be held at the Church of Saint Joseph, 15 Cedar Street, Bronxville, NY, at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 20. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in the name of the late Gerard Peter Gelinas, to the American Cancer Society or The American Red Cross, PO Box 97089, Washington, DC 20090-7089.
Paid Notice published in THE HARTFORD COURANT on September 18, 2001.