The Newnan Times-Herald


Peter Paul Buccinna

  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Mar. 06, 2018 - 3:04 PM

Peter Paul Buccinna, 70, passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018 at East Neck Nursing home in West Babylon, N.Y.

He was born in Bronx, N.Y. on August 31, 1947 to the late Nicholas Buccinna and Anna Magazino Buccinna. Along with his parents, Peter is preceded in death by his sister, Teresa Buccinna.

Peter is survived by his former wife, Christine; children, Tina Cassaza and her husband Steve, Peter Buccinna, Jr., John Buccinna and his wife Kimberly; grandchildren, Kayla Cassaza, Jillian Cassaza, Jack Buccinna, Abigail Buccinna, Andrew Buccinna; sister, Ann Messina and her husband Sal; niece and goddaughter, Silvana Crididio and her husband Mike; nieces, Felcia Pulzone, Serena Leonard; and nephew, Anthony Messina.

The funeral mass is Saturday, March 10, 2018 at 1 p.m. at St. George Catholic church, 771 Roscoe Road, in Newnan with Father Henry Atem officiating. Burial will follow the service at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Friday evening at McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson Street, in Newnan from 6-8 p.m. The rosary will be Friday evening beginning at 8 p.m. following visitation at the funeral home.

Condolences may be expressed to the family online at

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in Peter's name to the St. George Catholic Church Building Fund, 771 Roscoe Road, Newnan GA 30263.
McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory, 770-253-4580