St. Marys, PA – Funeral services are being held today for Decorated US Marine Corps Retired Sergeant Major Todd Parisi from St. Marys.

Parisi passed away unexpectedly at his home. He was 49.

Services are being held at the Lynch-Green Funeral Home in St. Marys.

Among his many duties, Parisi had been in the 1st Battalion 7th Marines, 1st Marine Division, where he served as a Scout/Scout-Sniper and remained there until September 1991.

During his assignment with 1st Battalion 7th Marines, Sergeant Major Parisi served as a Scout-Sniper team leader during Operation’s Desert Shield and Desert Storm with Task Force Ripper.

Sergeant Major Parisi retired from the Marine Corps in September of 2014.

He’s expected to be interned in the Arlington National Cemetery.

If you’d like to help with expenses, you can donate directly to the family in St. Marys or help other veterans by donating to organizations such as the American Legion or the VFW.

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