<All Obituaries>
Printer Friendly Version

Antonio J. Cardeno, 29

PITTSFIELD, Mass. —  Antonio Jacob Cardeno, 29, of Pittsfield, passed away on Aug. 6, 2022.

He was born in Pittsfield on Jan. 7, 1993, the son of Ivan and Jacquelyn Ahlen Cardeno. He graduated from Hoosac Valley High School in Cheshire with the class of 2011. He then attended the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth and Berkshire Community College, and earned his bachelor's degree in biology from Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts in North Adams, where he played rugby.

Antonio worked as a pharmacy technician at Berkshire Medical Center in Pittsfield. He enjoyed gaming, music, and attending concerts.

He is survived by his parents, Ivan and Jacquelyn Cardeno, of Cheshire; two sisters, Stephanie Shatford and her husband, Lucas, of Cheshire, and Maria Cardeno of Pittsfield; his niece, Magnolia; his maternal grandparents, Jon and Marie Ahlen of Pittsfield, and his paternal grandfather, Fabio Cardeno of Melbourne, Fla, as well as several aunts, uncles and cousins. He was predeceased by his paternal grandmother, Amparo Cardeno.

FUNERAL NOTICE: A memorial service to celebrate Antonio's life will be held on Saturday, Aug. 13, a 1 p.m. at PACIOREK FUNERAL HOME, 13 Hoosac St. Adams. Friends may visit with his family from noon until the service, at the funeral home. Burial will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, the family has set up the Antonio Cardeno Scholarship Fund, to help children and young adults pursue their love of music or science. Donations can be mailed to PO Box 680, Cheshire MA 01225, or to any Greylock Federal Credit Union branch. To leave a message of condolence, or for directions, please go to


Obituary Posted By:

Recollections & Sympathy For the Family
Post Comment
I am so very sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
from: Paula Benonion: 08-20-2022

I am terribly sorry for your loss. Antonio was my student at Hoosac Valley. I remember him as an intelligent, funny and respectful young man. May he Rest In Peace.
from: Stephanie Somerville on: 08-16-2022

So very sad and sorry for your loss. Our sincerest condolences to your family. ?
from: Lisa and Bob Tetlowon: 08-16-2022

I am so very sorry for your loss. I remember having Antonio in school. Sending thoughts and prayers for his family and friends.
from: Terry Vivorion: 08-12-2022

Ivan and family. I am so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
from: Patricia Flahertyon: 08-11-2022

Jacqui and family, I am so very sorry for your loss
from: Christy Cormieron: 08-11-2022

To Ivan and Family, I am very sorry for your deep loss.
Bill Galli
from: Bill Gallion: 08-11-2022

Ivan and family, So very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Please know I'm thinking of you.
from: Missy Parisienon: 08-11-2022

I’m very sorry for your loss.
from: Kevin Kordana on: 08-11-2022