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Joseph N. Taddonio

Joseph N. Taddonio

1934 - 2017

Joseph N. Taddonio,83, 847 LeRay Street, passed away October 9, 2017 at his home.

Mr. Taddonio was born June 18, 1934 in Watertown a son of Joseph T. and Pauline Bergevin Taddonio. He graduated from Watertown High School in 1952.Mr. Taddonio served in the United States Navy from 1952 until 1955, when he was honorably discharged. After his discharge from the service he was employed with Richard’s Clothing Store. Mr. Taddonio was also employed as a buyer with General Dynamics in California. A marriage to Elizabeth Cody  and a second marriage to Terry Brothers both ended in divorce.

Mr. Taddonio was a former member of Our Lady of the Sacred Heart Church, an active member of the American Legion, a former member of the Northside Improvement League and enjoyed playing golf. His favorite times were hanging out with the guys at the Hitching Post, American Legion Post 61, and the Brown Shanty.

Surviving are five sons, Richard N., Dexter, Robert J. (Cindy), Watertown, Anthony J., SC, Christopher W. Watertown, Joseph N. II (Amy), Massena, three daughters, Susan E. Taddonio, Watertown, Laurie Slate, Chaumont, Michele (Alan) Groff, Clayton, two sisters, Mary Lou ( Robert) Logan, Florida, Rosie (Edward) Matty, CA, nine grandchildren, two great grandchildren and  several nieces and nephews. A sister Barbara Pipe died before him.

There will be no calling hours or funeral service. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery at the family’s convenience. Arrangements are with the D.L. Calarco Funeral Home, Inc. Condolences may be made to www.dlcalarco.com


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Condolences left by other guests:

My sincere condolences to Joe’s family. I spent a lot of time talking to Joe. He will be remembered for his humor and kindness..May he rest in peace.

By robert m. humphrey on 10 16, 2017


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Tom and I are very sorry for your loss. May he Rest In Peace.

By margaret bullard on 10 15, 2017


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To Joe’s family, my sincere condolences! Joe rode with me for many years in the D.A.V. van to Syracuse.  We always got a long very well and I en joyed having Joe ride with me.  We always had something to chat about. R.I.P. shipmate!!

By Sam H. Stedman on 10 13, 2017


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I will miss Joe as a fellow Navy vet and old neighbor at Curtis st. in the 40s and 50s. God bless his family. Jim Neale

By Jim Neale on 10 12, 2017


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Thinking of you all and hoping the love and support of family and friends brings some small comfort in this difficult time

By Tony and Vivian Crupi on 10 11, 2017


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John and I so very sorry for your loss. May he Rest In Peace.

By Vickie rice on 10 11, 2017


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Sorry.for your loss

By HowardC SchnettlerJr. on 10 11, 2017


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SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS.R.I.P.JOE.

By JAMES ZEHR on 10 11, 2017


Condolences left by other guests:

has m very sorry for your loss…
RIP Joe

Sincerely
Julie Smith

By Julie Smith on 10 11, 2017


Condolences left by other guests:

We are very sorry to learn about the passing of your father Sue. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. Just remember we are here for you any time day or night. Don’t hesitate to reach out.

By Art and Celeste Kiblin on 10 10, 2017


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God bless so sorry for your loss Chris

By Gigi& Rob on 10 10, 2017


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Joe was proud of his military service and we’ll miss him at the Legion.

By Carl J. Disalvatore on 10 10, 2017


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My deepest sympathy to the Taddonio family.

By Sue Daymont on 10 10, 2017


Condolences left by other guests:

I’m so sorry for your loss!!!

By Corey W Doe on 10 10, 2017


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