Obituaries & Tributes

321-777-4640 Immediate Need

Pre-Arrange Your Funeral

Contact
Us

Site
Search

A A A

Text Sizing

John Callahan
In Memory of
John Patrick
Callahan
1928 - 2018
Memorial Candle Tribute From
Beach Funeral Homes - East
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
View full message >>>

Obituary for John Patrick Callahan

Dr. John P. Callahan (1928 – 2018)

Dr. Callahan, emeritus professor at Florida Institute of Technology, passed away peacefully on January 10, 2018. He retired from FIT in August 1998 after having served as an Associate Dean and Professor of Management in their College of Business.

Dr. Callahan was born in Astoria, New York in August 1928. He was a veteran of both the Army and Air Force and also worked as a civilian for the Army. Most of his career was spent in various foreign countries, where he served as an advisor to foreign military organizations.

Dr. Callahan came to Brevard County in 1976. He was a member of Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church in Indialantic, where he was active as a lecturer, usher and past president of the Parish Council and Education Committee.

No calling hours are scheduled. Services will be held at Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church, Indialantic at 10:00 a.m. on January 25th. Burial will be at Arlington National Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks for gifts to be made in Dr. Callahan’s name to:
William Childs Hospice House
c/o Health First Foundation
1350 S. Hickory Street
Melbourne, FL 32901

Gifts may be made online by selecting “Hospice-William Childs Hospice House” as the donation designation at https://www.hf.org/ways_to_help/donate.cfm.

To send flowers to the family of John Patrick Callahan, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Order Flowers
Book of Memories
Proudly Serving the Communities of West Melbourne, Melbourne, Melbourne Beach, Satellite Beach, Suntree, Viera, Palm Bay, Indialantic, Indian Harbour Beach, Rockledge, Sebastian, Malabar, Titusville, Brevard County, Cocoa Beach, Orlando, Mims, Port St. John, and Merritt Island
321-777-4640 Beach Funeral Homes - East | 1689 South Patrick Dr. | Indian Harbour Beach, FL 32937 | Fax: 321-777-4642 | Email: info@beachfuneralhome.com (321)751-6012 Beach Funeral Homes - West | 4999 North Wickham Road | Melbourne, FL 32940 | Fax: (321)751-6014 | Email: info@beachfuneralhome.com 321-777-4640 Beach Funeral Homes - East | 1689 South Patrick Dr. | Indian Harbour Beach, FL 32937 | Fax: 321-777-4642 | Email: info@beachfuneralhome.com 321-777-4640 Beach Funeral Homes - East | 1689 South Patrick Dr. | Indian Harbour Beach, FL 32937 | Fax: 321-777-4642 | Email: info@beachfuneralhome.com 321-777-4640 Beach Funeral Homes - East | 1689 South Patrick Dr. | Indian Harbour Beach, FL 32937 | Fax: 321-777-4642 | Email: info@beachfuneralhome.com