Caesar Roger Siclare, 81, died May 23, 2014, in Cleveland.
He was born July 9, 1932, in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Growing up in the “Hill District” on Logan Street, he honed his craft and became a professional boxer at age 16. Boxing out of Miami, Fla., the highlight of his lightweight boxing career was fighting in Madison Square Garden.
He resided in Avenel, N.J., from 1958 to 1973, then moved to Davie, Fla., with his family, where he was the proprietor of Super Kleen Power Sweeping with accounts from Miami to the Palm Beaches. He had been a resident of Cleveland since 2003.
He is survived by his son, Caesar Siclare II, and his wife, Sherry, of Cleveland, and their two children, Wyatt and Roman; and his brothers: Frank Tripodi of Pittsburgh, Pa., and Richie Siclare of Geneva, N.Y.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Jane Nardone Siclare (1933-1984), and daughter, Roxanne Julia Siclare (1956- 2014).
In memory of Roger, donations can be made to the Roxanne Siclare Youth Fund at Charleston Presbyterian Church, PO Box 475, Charleston, TN 37310.
You are encouraged to share a memory of Roger and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial web page and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Siclare family with his arrangements.