John Muscardini |

John Muscardini

Graveside memorial services for John Joseph Muscardini will be conducted at a later date. Internment of his ashes will be held at Caspar Cemetery in Mendocino County.

Mr. Muscardini died Sunday, March 26, in Phoenix, Ariz. He was 84.

He was born on Sept. 15, 1921, in Nevada City. He graduated from the University of California, Berkeley, Class of 1942. He was a member of Phi Kappa Tau Fraternity. During World War II, he was an officer in Air Force Photo Intelligence.

He is survived by his companion, Thomas Doherty; son, Michael C. Muscardini of Sonoma; daughter, Joan Ellen Lovan of Auburn; grandchildren Mark Priolo, Bret Priolo, GianCarlo Muscardini and Marie Muscardini; great-grandchildren Kellen Crosgrove, Leea Crosgrove, Bradley Priolo, Brandon Priolo, Khalil Daterra, and Aya Daterra; brother, William S. Muscardini of Carmichael; nephew, Mark Muscardini of Vacaville; niece, Pam Williams, of Lodi; and numerous cousins.

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