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John J. Candiloro, 71

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. - John J. Candiloro, 71, of North Adams, Mass., died Thursday October 17, 2019, at Albany Medical Center.

He was born in North Adams, Mass., on March 1, 1948 son of Nathan and Yolanda (Testa) Candiloro. He graduated from Drury High School in 1966 and received a bachelor's and master's degree in education from North Adams State College.

John was a veteran of the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. He was last employed as a psychiatric therapist at Greylock Pavilion at North Adams Regional Hospital.

John enjoyed playing golf, skiing, reading and crossword puzzles.

Survivors include one brother, Peter Candiloro of North Adams; twin sisters- Mary Bryson and Terry Piantoni, both of Hemitage, Tenn.; and nieces, nephews and cousins.

Funeral notice: Services for John Candiloro are private. To add to the Book of Memories, please visit

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I'm sorry to hear about John's passing. We were good friends during our college and military years. Rest in peace.
from: Donald Senecalon: 10-25-2019

I am sorry for the loss of John. I worked with him on Jones3, he was a caring man to all. Rest in peace John
from: Cecile Roosaon: 10-24-2019

To John's Family, So sorry to hear of John's passing. He is an old friend from Freeman School and Drury High school. May God ease the pain with happy memories.
from: Linda E. Nevilleon: 10-24-2019

Dear Mary, Terry, Peter and family,
So sorry to hear of the loss of your charming brother, John, Many memories of all the comings and goings of the "leader of the Pack" of you kids so long ago on Liberty St. Always, Lynn
from: Lynn Gorukon: 10-23-2019

Sorry to hear of John`s passing. My heart goes out to the whole family. My thoughts and prayers are with you all
from: Mathew Cantonion: 10-23-2019

Dear Mary and Terry, So sorry to hear of John's passing ... I can vividly recall his smile and laugh ... may he RIP among other loved ones in God's Heaven.
from: Bob Gallagheron: 10-23-2019

Peter Iím so very sorry to hear of the loss of your brother... please know you are in my thoughts and prayers at this very sad time...
from: Cherylon: 10-22-2019

I am so sorry to hear of John's passing. He has been a friend since we went all through Freeman and Drury together. THen we reconnected through my job in Human Resources when he came to the Hospital to work on Greylock Pavilion. MY sister Bonnie had the privilege of working with him. One of the good guys!!!!
from: Kathy Denaulton: 10-22-2019

I am so sorry to lose such a good man & friend. I enjoyed working together on Greylock Pavilion.
Sincerely Charlene Prince
from: Charlene Princeon: 10-21-2019

Pete, Sorry to hear about John's passing. I learned a lot working with him over the years.
from: carol vivorion: 10-21-2019

Iím so sorry to hear of Johnís passing. He was such a nice guy with a good heart. I have fond memories of working with him at NARH back in the 1990ís-2000ís. My condolences go out to his family.
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