He was very passionate about his family, golf and fishing, and had a special love for his grandchildren and his pets. He was of the Catholic faith.
Survivors include his three sons: David Chiusano and wife, Corinne, of Charlotte, N.C., Richard Chiusano of Cleveland, and Petty Officer 1st Class Craig Chiusano and his wife, Kali, of the United States Coast Guard, from La Plata, Md.; three brothers: Angelo Chiusano, Anthony Chiusano and Paul Chiusano, all of New Jersey; and grandchildren: Peyton Chiusano Andies, and Morgan Quinn Chiusano.
The funeral will be held today, May 8, 2013, at 8 p.m. in the chapel of Grissom Funeral Home.
Interment will be held privately.
The family will receive friends today from 6 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home prior to the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Bradley County Fire-Rescue, P.O. Box 1167, Cleveland TN 37364-1167
To send an online condolence to the family, visit www.grissomfh.net.