Pace, Fernando Anthony 88, of Port St Lucie passed away March 6 ,2018. Fred was born in Pettorano, Italy moving to the US in 1938. A resident of Warren, PA where he owned and operated Pace’s Pizzeria for 27 years. Fred served in the US Army during the Korean War. In 1973 he moved to Florida where he owned and worked for several establishments in the Fort Lauderdale area. He was preceded in death by his parents; Guiseppe Pace and Michelina Trombetta Pace and a son; Freddie Pace, Jr., and sister-in-law Joan Brown Pace. He is survived by his loving wife of 67 years, Veronica Jean Schmader Pace. daughters; Linda Allen and her husband Jim, Louise Crocitto, and her husband Peter, Jr., son; Daniel Pace and his wife Cindy, daughter-in-law, Rita Kobojek Pace,grandchildren; Michael, Katie, and Caseylyn Allen, Randy and Amy Pace, Peter Crocitto III and great granddaughter; Nina Rita Pace, brothers; Joseph Pace and his wife Sharon, and Dino Pace, nieces; Michele Pace and Dina Pace. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to The American Diabetes Association or to Treasure Coast Hospice. Visitation will be held on Thursday, March 8, 2018, from 68 p.m. with a Prayer Service at 7:00 p.m. at Boyd-Panciera Family Funeral Care, 6400 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, FL. Funeral Mass will be on Friday, March 9, 10:00 a.m. at Nativity Catholic Church.