Pedro Victoriano Cancino
February 25, 1932 - June 27, 2022
Pedro Victoriano Cancino, age 90, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully, on Monday, June 27, 2022.
Born in Oriente, Cuba, on February 25, 1932, he was a son of the late Manuel Cancino and Juana Martinez. Pedro retired from the Hotel du Pont where he worked for many years as a chef.
He was a lover of food and cooking. It always brought him joy to see others enjoy his culinary creations. Above all, spending time with his family is what meant the most to Pedro.
He is survived by his siblings, Anna Maria Portuondo and Joel Cancino; nephew, Julio Martinez (Anna Maria); and nieces, Cary Sanchez (Robert), Raquel Leon, and Cibele Mello.
A graveside service will be held at 2 pm on Thursday, June 30, 2022, in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Pedro’s memory may be made to, American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 669, New Castle, DE 19720 or by clicking here or to, American Lung Association, 630 Churchmans Rd Suite 202, Newark, DE 19702 or by clicking here.