New York - Justin Camerlengo, 69, longtime communications and public relations executive with Panasonic, has passed away.
Camerlengo worked for Panasonic in the U.S. for 33 years, from 1973 until 2006. For most of his time with Panasonic he was in public relations, where he eventually became communications VP. From March 1997 to May 2005 he was president of Panasonic Corporate Enterprises.
During his years at Panasonic, he volunteered his time to the Consumer Electronics Association and dealt with consumer and trade media questions about the company, especially around such major trade shows as International CES.
In recent years, he was marketing director for EarthCam, a privately held information technology and services company.
A wake will be at the A.K. Macagna Funeral Home, 495 Anderson Ave., Cliffside Park, N.J. 07010, on Sunday, with viewings from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. The funeral will be at Ascension Church in New Milford at 9:30 a.m. on Monday.