Frank Saverio Sacco

Published Jul 17, 2018 at 4:00pm

Frank Saverio Sacco, 86, entered the Lord’s Kingdom on Wednesday, July 11, 2018, with his loving family by his side. He was born on April 25, 1932 in Staletti, Italy and is the son of Saverio and Caterina Aversa Sacco. Frank emigrated from Italy when he was 15 years old in May of 1947. On the twenty third of August in 1956, he married Michelina Grillone. He was a respected barber in Rome, New York for over 35 years. He then moved his family from the east coast to San Diego,California and founded Wings N Things restaurants.

He had a passion for horse racing, being outdoors, spending time with his family, and was a devoted member of Saint Gregory’s Club of Rome, New York. He will be so dearly missed.

His life will be forever cherished by his wife of 62 years, Michelina; his 6 children, Sam (Caryl), Frank Jr. (deceased Laura), Joseph (Angela), Catherine (Giuseppe), Michael (fiance Lisa), Gregory (Dawn); his grandchildren, Jennifer (AJ), Jessica (Ryan), Christopher (Cindy), Cierra (fiance Shawn), Alycia, Christina (Anthony), Francesca, Bianca (Andrew), Marisa, Brianna (fiance Nick), Krista, Katelyn and Anthony Sacco; his great-grandchildren, Alyssa, Chase, Sienna, Bella, Joey, Avery, Sophia and Joseph; and a special bond with his niece Marie (Thomas) Haddad and nephew Anthony (Paula) Levadoti and their families; in-laws, Giuseppe (Immacolata), Giovanna (Frank), Salvatore (Marisa), Angelina (Gaetano), Yolanda, Raffaele; and many nieces and nephews. He is predeceased by his siblings, Domenica (Raffaele), Giuseppe (Rosetta), Theresa (Pat); in-laws, Gregorio, Vincenzo (Nora), Maria (Franco), Concetta.

Funeral services were held in San Diego.