Carmen A. Tegano, 84, of Christ The King Manor, DuBois, passed away, Monday, Nov. 26, 2012, at his residence.
He was born Aug. 29, 1928, in Ridgway, the son of Joseph P. and Villa (Eleanor) Rosario Tegano. He married Elizabeth Ellen Eckl, she predeceased him on Oct. 6, 1981.
Mr. Tegano had resided in Ridgway all of his life. He was a member of St. Leo’s Catholic Church. He graduated from Ridgway Area High School. He enjoyed playing cards with family and friends. He retired from Allegheny Chemical, Inc., in Ridgway. He was a PFC in the U.S. Army, 3rd Battalion, Stand By Reserves for five years.
He is survived by three sons, Anthony J. Tegano of Ridgway, Joseph P. Tegano of Penfield, and John M. Tegano Sr. of Ridgway; six grandchildren; and by seven great-grandchildren.
He was predeceased by his parents; wife; two brothers, Paul and Dominic Tegano; two sisters, Catherine Griech and Mary Marroni; and by a granddaughter, Teresa Koch.
A Memorial Mass for Carmen Tegano will be celebrated at St. Leo’s Catholic Church on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, at 10 a.m. Officiating will be Fr. Brian Vossler, pastor. Interment will be in Parklawn Memorial Gardens. There will be no visitation. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Meehan-Shilk Funeral Home. Memorial donations, if desired, may be made to Christ The King Manor, Memory Support Unit, P.O. Box 448, DuBois, PA 15801.