CERRA - John A. Of North Tonawanda, November 9, 2013, beloved husband of 66 years to Victoria (nee Barbaritano) Cerra; loving father of Barbara Fontana, John J. Cerra, Lauren Cerra and Pamela (Mark) Daigler; devoted grandfather of Larry, Victoria, Sara (Alex), John, Nick and Emily; brother of Josephine DeLuca; brother-in-law of Nida (Dominic) Schiavone; also survived by one great grandchild, nieces and nephews. Friends may call Monday 7-9 PM and Tuesday 2-4 and 7-9 PM at the WATTENGEL FUNERAL HOME, 307 Oliver St., N.Tonawanda. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Wednesday at 10 AM from St. Jude the Apostle Parish, 800 Niagara Falls Blvd., N. Tonawanda. (Please assemble at church). Entombment with Military Honors, Mt. Olivet Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Weinberg Hospice. John was a WWII Army Air Corps veteran, a supervisor for Bell Aerospace and founder of the Original Niagara Gear Corp. and Involute Gear Tools. Online guest registry at

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Wattengel Funeral Home, Inc.
307 Oliver Street North Tonawanda, NY 14120
(716) 692-0440

Published in the Buffalo News from Nov. 11 to Nov. 12, 2013