Edward James Cereghino

November 24, 1933 - March 10, 2019

Edward Cereghino, loving father, grandfather and great grandfather, age 85, passed away on March 10 th , 2019, after a short illness in Lodi, California. Edward is survived by his children: Linda Cereghino, Diane (Jim) McKittrick, Edward (Judy) Cereghino, Matthew Cereghino, and Jana (Clarence) Santos; his grandchildren: Josh (Yvonne), Lexy, Kyle, Marc, Maggie, Matthew, Julian, and Nathan (Jess); and his great grandchildren: Adrianna, Lisette, Bradley and Gage. He is preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Janet and his parents Edward and Nora Cereghino.

Edward was born on November 24 th , 1933. He was married in 1952, to his high school sweetheart, Janet. Edward was a devoted husband and father. During his lifetime, he shared his vast knowledge with everyone he met and had a genuine concern for all. While his family was his top priority, he took many others under his wing. Edward’s family and friends will always remember him as a kind and compassionate man, who focused on helping those in need. After spending eight years with the New York Yankees Organization, Edward focused on education. Last but not least, he always had a joke to share with everyone, often times, more than once.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to your favorite charity.


A visitation will be held on Monday, March 18, 2019 from 4:00pm - 8:00pm at the Vineyard Chapel at Cherokee Memorial Park, 14165 N. Beckman Rd, Lodi, CA 95240., with a vigil at 6:00pm.


The memorial service will be held on Tuesday, March 19 ,2019 at 10:00am at St. Anne's Catholic Church located at 215 W. Walnut Street Lodi, CA 95240, with the burial following at Cherokee Memorial Park, located at Harney Lane at Hwy 99, Lodi, CA 95240.

Cherokee Memorial is honored to serve the Cereghino family.

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