Peoria, Ariz., farrier Jerry Vittori passed away Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018. He was 80.

In addition to being a  third-generation blacksmith and a farrier, Vittori was also a 60-year member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 769 and a Millennium member of the NRA. He also enjoyed riding rodeo broncs.

A celebration of Vittori's life was held March 3, 2018. Those who wish to leave messages of condolence for the family may do so by visiting