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John Bua

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John Bua

1923 - 2016 ADAMS John Bua, 92, died Friday, February 12, 2016 at Berkshire Medical Center. He was born in Chicago, IL on April 10, 1923 son of Salvatore and Lena (Corrente) Bua. He attended local schools. John was last employed by Beloit Corporation. Before that, he worked at Wall-Streeter Shoe Co. for many years until it closed. He was a communicant of St. John Paul Church in Adams. He enjoyed gardening and working in his yard. John had a talent for floral arrangements and Christmas decorations. He especially enjoyed spending time with family and playing cards with family members. Survivors include his wife, Rena (Betolatti) Bua whom he married on July 10, 1948 and two sons- Jeffrey Bua of Santa Barbara, CA and James Bua and Sharon Oakes of Monroe, MA. He also leaves two grandchildren, Shane Bua of North Adams and Ashley Bua of Los Angeles, CA; two brothers, Carmen "Gus" Bua and Salvatore Bua and his wife, Flo both of North Adams; three sisters Mary Pinkall, Rose Richard, and Madeline Andrews and her husband, Donald, all of North Adams; nieces, nephews, grand-nieces, and grand-nephews. A sister, Esther Critelli is deceased. FUNERAL NOTICE: The funeral for John Bua will be Tuesday February 16, 2016 at 10a.m. at FLYNN & DAGNOLI-MONTAGNA HOME FOR FUNERALS WEST CHAPELS, 521 West Main St., North Adams. Burial will follow in Bellevue cemetery in Adams. Calling hours at the funeral home are Monday from 4 to 7p.m. Memorial donations may be made to the Adams Ambulance Service in care of the funeral home. To send flowers, a gift, card or message, please visit : www.flynndagnolifuneralhomes.com
Published in The Berkshire Eagle on Feb. 13, 2016
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