John Gus Calcagno
Born in Portland Or, the 4th of 6 children. His father Joseph was a farmer, and he grew up in North Portland on the family farm. He attended Parkrose High School and was drafted into the Korean war.
After 2yrs in the Army, he became a mechanic where he
worked for Jubitz Diesel and Frank Chevrolet for over 30yrs.
During that time he also began a Home Building Business as a general contractor. Retiring from mechanics in 1989, he began a successful trucking company for 10yrs, finally retiring again.
He and his wife Rossana of 62yrs traveled, fished,
hunted and clammed completely enjoying the outdoors
and having the best of their life.
He is survived by his wife, Rossana, his children,
John, Theresa, Frank, Julie, & Jill and brother Joe
Calcagno. 13 grandchildren & 5 great grand children.
Funeral mass will be held with burial at a local cemetery.