George A. Nano(1937 - 2014)

George A. Nano
Resident of San Jose
George Anthony Nano, 76, of San Jose passed away on Monday, January 13, 2014
George was born in 1937 in Antioch, CA to Katherine and George. He graduated from Hayward High School California and later went on to study at University of California, Berkley receiving a Bachelor's in Labor Studies in 1974.
A strong proponent of the labor movement, George held the esteemed position of Chairman for the United Auto Workers Local 1364 & 2244 for several decades. As a voice of organized labor, George represented thousands of auto-workers and helped establish important agreements to support and protect them as employees.
A loving husband and father George is survived by his wife Maria Nano of forty-seven years and three children George (Dalany), David (Julie) and Lisa Nano. He is also survived by six grandchildren, Alex, Carissa, Jhunior, Steven, Felicity and Dahila.
Funeral services will be 7:00 PM January 16, 2014 at with visitation starting at 4:00 PM held at Berge-Pappas-Smith Chapel of the Angels, 40842 Fremont Blvd., Fremont. Graveside service will be 11:00 AM January 17th at Lone Tree Cemetery in Hayward, CA.


Funeral Home

Berge-Pappas-Smith Chapel of the Angels
40842 Fremont Blvd. Fremont, CA 94538

Published in San Jose Mercury News/San Mateo County Times on Jan. 15, 2014