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Battista 'Sonny' Calvetti

SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. - Battista "Sonny" Calvetti, age 72, of Sun Prairie and formerly of Hurley, died on Sunday, June 12, 2022, with his loving wife, Amy, by his side. Sonny was born on March 1, 1950, to Eugene "Gene" and Antoinette "Toni" Calvetti.

Sonny spent several years in education and coaching, and prior to his retirement in 2014, he worked for the state of Wisconsin's Department of Workforce Development.

His wife, Amy, survives him, along with his uncle, Richard "Dick," and aunt, Kathleen "June" Calvetti; aunt, Irene (David) Rautio; several cousins; his sister-in-law, Cassie (Shawn) Lincoln; and nephew, Zayne Lincoln (Isabell Malicoat). In addition, Sonny has a sibling, Jeanne (Paul) Flateau, and their children, Jesse (Patricia) Flateau and Pam (Doug) Ihlenfeldt and their families.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 18, at Cress Funeral Service, 1310 Emerald Terrace in Sun Prairie, with a memorial service to follow at 1 p.m. If you are unable to join us in person, please register at the following link to view the service via livestream:

A private entombment will be at the Massucco-Calvetti Mausoleum in Hurley.

Amy Louise, I will love you forever!

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