John A. DeCesare, a resident of Guilford, and a former 35-year resident of Darien, passed away on Sunday, April 23, at Yale New Haven Hospital, New Haven. Born on August 13, 1935 in Bronx, New York, he was the son of the late Louis A. and Marjorie (Chism) DeCesare. He was 81.
Mr. DeCesare attended Brown University and the University of Buffalo (Albright Art School). His career as a graphic designer spanned 50 years, including BBDO, Geigy Pharmaceuticals, YWCA Retirement Fund and started DeCesare Design Associates. He enjoyed tennis, gardening, reading and traveling.