Obituary from the San Francisco Chronicle, Thursday, Dec. 26, 1963, pg. 30:
John A. Dante, a composing room executive for The Chronicle for the last ten years, died yesterday morning at his apartment at 575 O'Farrell street. he was 60.
Mr. Dante had been an employee of The Chronicle for 20 years. he had previously worked for other Bay Area newspapers and print shops and recently received his 40-year membership pin in the International Typographical Union.
Survivors include his wife, Zita. Funeral services are pending at Halsted & Co., 1123 Sutter street.
Funeral Notice from the San Francisco Chronicle, Friday, Dec. 27, 1963, pg. 21
Dante - Dec. 25, 1963, John A. Dante, beloved husband of Zita E. Dante; loving father of Dr. Jack Dante of McMinnville, Ore.; brother of Josephine Moore; a 40-year member of the International Tyupographical Union, Local No. 21.
Services Monday, 2:30 p.m. at HALSTED & CO., 1123 Sutter st. Eureka, Calif.
I would appreciate a reply if you know anything about this individual (my grandfather).