|Birth: ||May 19, 1927|
|Death: ||Apr. 17, 2012|
John R. Calabrese, passed away after a lengthy illness surrounded by family and friends at the Community Living Center in the Veterans Hospital.
He was born in Pittsburgh, Pa., the son of Felix and Lena Calabrese. John served in the U.S. Air Force and was a veteran of World War II. He retired after 50 years of owning and operating the Madison Hearing Aid Center on East Washington Avenue. John gained much satisfaction from helping many people with their hearing loss over the five decades. He was well known for his gourmet cooking and enjoyed boating and camping with the family. John was a member of the Italian Workman's Club, Eastside Business Men's Club and the Elk's Club.
He was a great dad and will be missed by his children, grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and the family corgi, Benny; his brother, niece, and sister-in-law. He was preceded in death by his parents; and wife of 47 years, Shirley.
Roselawn Memorial Park
Created by: Peggy (Fry) Dahler
Record added: Apr 19, 2012
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