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ALFRED S. TADDEO


1919 - 2013 | Obituary Condolences
ALFRED S. TADDEO Obituary
Taddeo, Alfred S., age 94, died August 17, 2013 from natural causes in Newport Beach, CA. Born June 6, 1919, in Portland, OR, to Marietta Taddeo Salta and Fiore Taddeo, Al is survived by his wife, Joan Taddeo; sons, Alfred Taddeo Jr., Edward Taddeo, Craig Posey; and seven grandchildren. He is also survived by his younger brother, Mike Salta of Indian Wells, CA, and is predeceased by his two older sisters, Lucille Schmiedeskamp and Minnie Carter. Al grew up in Portland, OR, joined the US Navy Aviation Division in 1941, and was a fighter pilot in WWII. After the war, Al was selected to join the first team of the Blue Angels assembled in 1946. He was the last living member of that original team. Al retired from the Navy at the rank of Commander after 21 years of service. Subsequently he started his second career with his brother's automobile organization, M. F. Salta Company, where he worked for 30 years. Al's favorite pastime was spending time with family and friends, playing golf, and attending many of the Blue Angels events. A funeral service will be held at Pacific View Memorial Park and Mortuary, 3500 Pacific View Drive, Corona Del Mar, CA 92625 on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 11:00 am in the Chapel. A burial service will follow.


Published in Orange County Register on Aug. 25, 2013
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