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Sonny Calandra
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Birth: Sep. 23, 1908
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jul. 24, 1932
Ashtabula County
Ohio, USA

FATHER: Aurelio E. Calandra 1880-1947
MOTHER: Rose Schiantella 1882-1961

Sonny was born Sept. 23, 1908 in Altoona, PA, was the 3rd of 10 children of Aurelio & Rose Calandra. He moved to Cleveland with his family in 1917. He had siblings, Geneva, Viola, Elma, Emily, John, Herman, Elmer, who died as a baby, Nora & Josephine "known as Tootie".

He was living with his family at 950 Royal Rd. in Cleveland when he died at the age of 23 on July 24, 1932 when he was swimming at Geneva on the Lake and broke his neck in a diving accident and was taken to Geneva Community Hospital.
He was originally buried in East Cleveland. His remains were moved in 1957 to Lake View Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio in Sec. 43, lot 893.

OHIO DEATH CERTIFICATE, File No. 40019, Ashtabula Co.
SONNY CALANDRA, living at home, 950 Royal Rd., Cleveland, single & going to school, passed away at Geneva Community Hospital at 8:30 p.m. on July 24, 1932 at age 23 from a fracture of cervical vertibrae caused by diving in shallow water at Geneva on the Lake. Interment on July 28, 1932.
Informant, father Aurelio, listed his DOB as Sept. 23, 1908 in Altoona, PA. Mother Rose Schiantella.

Updated 1/12/2014
Family links: 
  Aurelio Eleuterio Calandra (1880 - 1947)
  Rosina Schiantella Calandra (1882 - 1961)
  Geneva Aida Calandra Scardelletti (1901 - 1973)*
  Viola C. Calandra Profughi (1906 - 1975)*
  Sonny Calandra (1908 - 1932)
  Elma Germond Calandra Raffo (1910 - 1973)*
  John Phillip Calandra (1915 - 1992)*
  Herman William Calandra (1917 - 1960)*
  Baby Girl Calandra (1919 - 1919)*
  Elmer Calandra (1919 - 1920)*
  Nora A Calandra Higgins (1922 - 1973)*
  Josephine Rita Calandra Popp (1925 - 1990)*
*Calculated relationship
Lake View Cemetery
Cuyahoga County
Ohio, USA
Plot: Section 43 Lot 893-B
Maintained by: Jane Duesler Iafelice
Originally Created by: Mamaquilts
Record added: Jul 18, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73574626
Sonny Calandra
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- Jane Duesler Iafelice
 Added: Feb. 18, 2013
Thinking of you.
- T A Vilagi
 Added: Dec. 4, 2012

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