Waterville - John Ignatius Salemi, 63, died unexpectedly Friday evening, May 1, 2015 in Waterville. He was born in Washington, D.C. on March 21, 1932 the son of Ignatius and Hope Salemi. John was a U.S. Navy veteran having served from 1969 to 1971. John was formerly employed as an artist and brush painter by trade. He is survived by his aunt, Mickey and four sisters, Tere, Ann, Cea and Mary Ellen all of Pennsylvania. By his request, there will be no visiting hours nor funeral service. John's cremains will be scattered at the convenience of the family over the three rivers in Pennsylvania.