John Matthew Caniglia, 45, A Northland resident of Kansas City, MO passed away suddenly of an apparent heart attack on Wednesday, November 24, 2021.
He was born November 4, 1976 in Kansas City, MO to Fred and Judy (Kraas) Caniglia, Jr. John graduated from Park Hill High School in 1995 . John was a genuine and good person. Although John had many career paths his most recent and favorite was working for the NBC affiliate channel 41 in Kansas City, MO. He had a love for people, a passion for music, an infectious laugh and a big smile always. John was an accomplished guitarist and great vocalist, and played in several bands over the years. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Survivors include his parents, Fred and Judy of Sun Lakes, AZ; son, John “Oliver” Caniglia; sister, Brenda Lee Pliler of Kansas City, MO, a niece, Amanda Kemp and brother, Al Caniglia and wife, Jenny of Edgerton, MO; and a host of friends and colleagues.
The family is currently planning a Celebration of Life Service. We will update that information on this page as it becomes available. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the American Cancer Society. Memories of John and condolences may be shared art meyersfuneralchapel.com.