96, of Johnston, passed away on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at the Morgan Health Center, Johnston. Born in Providence, he was the son of the late Joseph and Louise (Battista) Calo.
Rocco was a U.S. Army Veteran serving during World War II and the Battle of the Bulge.
Rocco was the loving brother of Mary B. Vescera and her husband Pasquale of Cranston, the late Peter Calo and his wife Josephine, the late Phyllis Zoglio and her husband Louis, and Lawrence Calo of Johnston. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews, and great nieces and nephews.
His funeral services will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St Jude’s Children’s Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101 or to the RI Office of Veterans Affairs, 560 Jefferson Blvd., Warwick, RI 02886. .