Joseph P. “Pappy” Calliguri, 97, of Hibbing, died Tuesday, Oct. 25, 2011, at Hillcrest Parkside in Hibbing.
He was born in Hibbing on July 14, 1914, to Joseph and Mary Calliguri. Joe had worked as a welder for various construction and mining companies.
He is survived by three sons: Robert (Bonnie) Caliguri of Hibbing, Duane (Eileen) Calliguri and Conrad Calliguri, both of Minneapolis; five grandchildren: Linda, David, Roberta, Rachael and Kristin; several great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Sophie Calliguri; a son, Gary Calliguri; a daughter, Roberta Calliguri; his parents; and seven siblings.
Funeral: Services will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, in the Dougherty Funeral Home in Hibbing.
Visitation: Will be held for one hour prior to the service Thursday at the funeral home.
Burial: Interment will be in Maple Hill Cemetery in Hibbing.
Arrangements are with the Dougherty Funeral Home of Hibbing.