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John Orlando

November 1, 1944 December 11, 2018
John Orlando
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ROUGEMONT: John Orlando, 74, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, December 11, 2018 at his home in Rougemont, NC. He was born in Queens, New York, the son of the late Joseph and Alice Bertela Orlando. In addition to his parents, Mr. Orlando was also predeceased by his sister, Sally Uraro; and brothers, Joseph and Jack Orlando.

Mr. Orlando was a retired custodian from the Durham County Public Schools where he worked for 20 years at Little River School. When he was living in New York, Mr. Orlando worked as an electrician at Pilgrim Psychiatric Center for 20 years. He loved gardening, woodworking and spending time with his family.

Mr. Orlando is survived by his wife, Barbara Orlando; daughters, Karen Orlando-Clayton (Clint), Lori Johnston, Jodi Orlando; son, John Orlando (Anjali); sisters, Nancy Bazata, Alice Orlando-Bowman; brothers, Anthony Orlando, Salvatore Orlando, Peter Orlando; grandchildren, Valerie Johnston (Juan), Christina Johnston, Bobbie Bullard (Roger), Alexa Clayton, Alex Orlando; and great-grandchildren, Lola Zoyoquila, Jovany Zoyoquila, Raylen Navor, Kiylan Navor. He is also survived by many, many other family members who loved him dearly.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Friday, December 14th at Clements Funeral Home in Durham. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 15th at Clements Funeral Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorial donations be made to the American Parkinson’s Disease Association: 135 Parkinson Ave., Staten Island, NY 10305.

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. in Durham. Online condolences may be sent to

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5:00 PM 12/14/2018 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/14/2018 7:00:00 PM
Clements Funeral Home

1105 Broad St.
Durham, NC 27705

Clements Funeral Home
1105 Broad St. Durham 27705 NC
United States

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2:00 PM 12/15/2018 2:00:00 PM
Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham

1105 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27705

Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham
1105 Broad Street Durham 27705 NC
United States

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