Final Cadence

Former Berklee guitar instructor Chester J. Krolewicz (aka Chet Kruley) of Marshfield, MA, died on November 27, 2013. He was 89. During his career, Krolewicz performed with Fletcher Henderson, Anita O’Day, Frank Sinatra, Diana Ross, and many others. He toured with a variety of Broadway shows, and taught many students, including Gábór Szabo ’59 and Patty Larkin ’74. He was also a respected luthier. Krolewicz is survived by several nieces and nephews.

John J. Lettieri ’70 of Jupiter, FL, died unexpectedly on March 10. He was 66. Lettieri served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, and he was an accomplished organist who performed at a variety of area clubs.