November 9, 2010

Long-Time NMU Equipment Manager John Tessaro Passes Away

John Tessaro
John Tessaro

MARQUETTE, Mich. –Long-time Northern Michigan University athletic equipment manager John Tessaro, died unexpectedly Saturday (Nov. 6) will be buried Thursday, Nov. 11.  Visitation will be at the Canale-Tonella Funeral Home in Marquette Wednesday (Nov. 10) from 4-8 p.m.  and from 10-11 a.m. Thursday (Nov. 11) in the Bishop’s Room of St. Peter Cathedral. 

A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Thursday (Nov. 11) at the Cathedral.  The burial will take place at the Negaunee Cemetery. 

John's obituary can also be viewed at www.canalefuneral.com where relatives and friends may leave a note of remembrance.

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Prepared By
David Faiella
Sports Information Director
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