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John Guy Cesare Jr.

John Guy Cesare Jr.

John Guy Cesare Jr., a utility engineer who earned degrees in both the nuclear field and theology, served aboard Navy submarines in the Cold War and later volunteered for Baltimore's poor and homeless, died of cancer Jan. 8 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. The Roland Park resident was 64.

Born and raised in Vicksburg, Miss., he was a 1967 graduate of St. Aloysius High School and earned a bachelor's degree in chemical engineering degree and a master's in nuclear engineering from Mississippi State University.

After attending the Navy's Officer Candidate School, he was selected to go into nuclear submarine service. After an interview with Admiral Hyman G. Rickover, he...