|Birth: ||Nov. 14, 1920|
|Death: ||Sep. 29, 2011|
John P. Abbadessa
Veteran WW II
Capt. USMC (RET.)
John "Johnny" P. Abbadessa, age 90, of Rockville, MD. He graduated from McKinley High School, American University, and earned an MBA from Wharton School of Finance. He was a CPA and had a distinguished career in financial management in the Federal government at the GAO, as Assistant General Manager and Comptroller of the AEC and Director of Finance at the IAEA in Vienna.
He proudly served as a Marine Corps Captain in the South Pacific during WW II. His numerous honors include the Arthur S. Fleming award as one of the ten outstanding young men in the Federal Government, AEC's Distinguished Service Award, and the Maurice Stans Award for Distinguished Federal Financial Management.
A viewing will be held at Saint Elizabeth's Catholic Church, Rockville, MD on Oct. 8, 2011, followed by a funeral mass. A private burial will be held at Arlington National Cemetery at a future date.
Jessica, Eric, and Kelsey O'Keefe
Jared and Amy Lipton
The Washington Post
October 4, 2011
James H Abbadessa (1953 - 1953)*
Arlington National Cemetery
Plot: Section 10 Site 10787-B
Created by: Elsie Lee
Record added: Oct 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77584047