Obituary of James C. Calandra
Unexpectedly, October 3, 2020. James is predeceased by his son, Sammy Calandra; brother, Chuck Calandra; sisters, Lillian Calandra & Jennie Orrico. Surviving to mourn his loss is his beloved wife of 64 years, Anne (Pettrone) Calandra; 4 devoted daughters, Lena (Don) Pallini-Hancy, Margaret (Chuck) Melia, Mary (Steve) Donlon & Jennie Calandra-Sullivan; grandchildren, Michael (Jennifer Weld) Pallini, Jenelle (Killian Ehrhardt) Pallini, Jim (Hannah) Melia, Stephanie Donlon, Patrick Donlon, Renee` (Scott Henry) Sullivan, Elena Sullivan, Jaymee Sullivan, Randy Sullivan (their father Tom Sullivan), step-grandchildren, Justin (Brianne) Hancy & Chantal (Eric Reidman) Hancy; great-grandson, Bjorn Reidman; sister Tina (John) Cianciotto; sisters-in-law, Dorothy Calandra, Ange Lanio, Antoinette Ricci; several nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends; special life long friends, Tony & Yolanda Piccolo.
AS PER NYS REGULATIONS ALL WILL BE REQUIRED TO WEAR MASKS AND HAND SANITIZE AT THE FUNERAL HOME AND CHURCH.
James' life story will be shared during his visitation, Thursday, October 8th, 1-3 & 6-8 PM at the funeral home, 1411 Vintage Lane (Between 390 & Long Pond Rd.). His Funeral Mass will be celebrated Friday, 9:30 AM at St. Theodore's Church 168 Spencerport Rd., followed by his burial in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be sent to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 in his memory.