Reno Casagrande

November 17, 1925 - November 24, 2012
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Reno J. Casagrande 87 of Ludlow a member of the Greatest Generation died Saturday, November 24, 2012, in the care and comfort of his home. Born in Ludlow, MA, November 17, 1925, son of the late Joseph and Guistina (Ceechini) Casagrande. Educated in local schools, he proudly served his country during World War II as a signalman Third Class with the United States Navy. He was a retired master mechanic with the former Monsanto Chemical Company, and a member of the Monsanto 25 year club. A Communicant of the former St. Mary of the Assumption Church, he was a member of the Knights of Columbus. He is survived by his wife of 65 years Maryetta (Alexander) Casagrande, his daughters Dolores Nacewicz and her husband Edward of Agawam, and Kathleen Leonard of Ludlow. Grandfather of 6, Great-grandfather of 4. Also survived by extended family and friends.

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Family and friends are invited to attend services Friday, November 30, 2012, at 1 PM at the Massachusetts Veteran’s Memorial Cemetery of Agawam.

Massachusetts Veterans Memorial Cemetery
Main Street
Agawam, MA 1101


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Born: November 17, 1925
Died: November 24, 2012

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Beth and Johnny Cole posted on 1/1/15

We're so sad for your loss.


Beth and Johnny Cole posted on 1/1/15

We are so sorry to hear of your loss. I never know what to say in a time like this, but what is most comforting to me is knowing they are in heaven . Janice, I'm so glad you got to take care of her in her last days.Love your friends Beth and John