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BELLVUE, Pa. (KDKA) – After 42 years in business, Luigi’s Pizzeria in Bellevue is saying goodbye.

Luigi Della-Ragione is calling it quits after spending a lifetime tossing pies.

He says it’s time to retire.

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The Lincoln Avenue pizza shop was filled with customers saying thanks to a man who fed them for decades.

“They made me, I didn’t make them,” Della-Ragione said. “Without them I couldn’t have done it.”