SACCO, Francesco


Francesco Sacco(1933-2015) – Peacefully with his loving family by his side on Tuesday, June 23, 2015 at the age of 82.

Loving husband of Erminia (nee Borrelli) for 59 years. Loving father of Dominic (Debbie) and Claudio (Jennifer). Proudest Nonno of Jordana (Justin), Gregory, Jaime-Lynn and Brian. Son of the late Domenico and Antonietta Sacco. Brother of Terzina Spadaro (Giuseppe) of Toronto and Attilia “Tina” Fuoco (late Pietro), late Genoveffa Fuoco (late Vincenzo) all of Santo Stefano Di Rogliano, Cosenza Italy. Brother-in-law of Vincenzo Borrelli of Sault Ste. Marie, Angelina Benincasa (Giuseppe) of Peterborough, Rita Minardi and Assunta Vizza of Cellara, Cosenza Italy and predeceased by Annina Trecroce of Sault Ste. Marie, Rosina Pasqua of Ottawa, Marietta DeCiccho, Giovanni Borrelli, Michele Borrelli, Giuseppe Borrelli and Gaspare Borrelli all of Italy. He will be greatly missed by his many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Family and friends may call at Northwood Funeral Home Cremation and Reception Centre (942 Great Northern Road 705-945-7758) on Friday evening from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Mass at St. Gregory’s Church on Saturday, June 27, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. with Father Alex Saurianthadathil officiating. Entombment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Mausoleum.

Memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.

Special thank you to Dr. Hemy, Dr. Buehner, Dr. Bruni and Sharon, staff of 3B at SAH especially Judy, Pam, Heidi and Sonia Blonda, Lori Rose from the Group Health Centre for their professionalism and compassion they showed Francesco.