Vincent E. Califano, 79, of Cape Coral passed away Wednesday July 2, 2014, at Lee Memorial HealthPark Hospital. He was born in Newark, N.J., in 1935 to Antonio and Virginia Califano, now deceased. He graduated from East Side High School in Newark, N.J., and was a former resident of Nutley, Lake Hiawatha and Forked River, N.J. He received his bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering from Fairleigh Dickinson University. He worked at Western Electric/AT&T and retired from Lucent Technologies in 1996.
He moved to Cape Coral in 1999 where he volunteered at Lee Memorial's Cape Coral Hospital, Cultural Park Theater and he was a member of the AT&T Pioneers.
Survivors include his wife of 37 years, Pauline of Cape Coral; daughter, Karen (Peter) Vocaturo of Nutley, N.J.; two sons, Steven (Celeste) Donnelly of Morris Plains, N.J., and James Donnelly of Hanahan, S.C.; and seven grandchildren, Dante, Courtney, James, Erin, Sean, Shane and Cole.
Vincent E. Califano
A memorial service will be conducted at 6 p.m., Tuesday, July 8, at Fuller Metz Funeral Home.
Please visit www.fullermetz.com to view Vincent's Life Tribute and share a memory or condolence.