Metro Area Sales
is with sadness the Long Island IES section announce the passing
of a friend and colleague, Peter Calabrese on Oct 22, 2016.
Peter was a founding member of the Long Island IES in 1969 and
since that time served as President, Vice President, Treasurer
He had a distinguished 31 year career in in Philips
Lighting,(Westinghouse when he began) and prior to that was a
sales manager for Queens Plaza Electric Supply. Peter served as
Secretary of our section for 16 consecutive years after his
retirement. We will miss is enthusiasm, energy, dedication and
most of all his warm and caring demeanor. In his personal life,
Peter was a true patriarch, married 67 years to his wife
Dorothy. Together they have 3 children and more than a dozen
grandchildren and great grandchildren.