Louis Peter Calleia, 81, of Cherokee Village died Nov. 26, 2002, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro.
He was born in Winding Gulf, W.V., and lived in Rockford, Ill., before moving to Cherokee Village.
He was retired from the Sunstrand Aviation Corpor-ation, was a member of St. Anthony Catholic Church in Rockford and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II.
Survivors include his wife, Dovie Calleia; a daughter, Barbara Murphree of Jonesboro; a sister, Pat Salivar of Rockford; three brothers -- Frank Calleia, James Calleia and Gregory Calleia, all of Rockford; two granddaughters -- Theresa Stephens and Bridget Hutchens.
A graveside service was Nov. 30 at Jonesboro Memorial Park Cemetery with the Rev. Father Jack Harris officiating. Burial followed.
Arrangements were under the direction of the Emerson Funeral Home of Jonesboro.