Gladstone, MIJohn A. Miaso, age 95, of 430 25th Street, Gladstone, passed away Saturday November 16, 2013 at home.
John was born July 13, 1918 in Chicago, IL the son of Frank and Anna Miaso. John graduated from Farragut High School in Chicago Illinois. He joined the United States Army in 1941 and was honorably discharged in 1946. He was a Technical Sargent and expert with the Browning Auto rifle. Honors include the World War II Victory Medal, Overseas Service Bar, Service Stripe American Defense Ribbon, American Campaign Medal Asiatic-Pacific Theater and Bronze Battle Star Philippine Liberation.
John was united in marriage to Angeline Zelek at St. Casimir Church, in Chicago, Illinois, on October 26, 1947. Together the couple made their home and raised their family in Chicago. John was employed and retired from International Harvester, with over 45 years of service. John was very devoted to his family. John and Angeline moved to Gladstone in 2007 because of their love of the U.P. and to enjoy the northern wildlife. Angeline preceded John in death on January 10, 2012.
John was a member of All Saints Catholic Church in Gladstone. At Saint Casmir