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Frank Iannizzaro

December 26, 1929 ~ June 2, 2021 (age 91)

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Warren - Frank Patsy Iannizzaro passed away Wednesday June 2 surrounded by his wife and children at St Joseph Warren Hospital.

Frank was a lifelong resident of Warren, graduating from Warren G. Harding in 1948. After graduation, Frank continued his education at John Carroll University and the University of Notre Dame. He served in the US Army and dedicated 34 yrs of his life as a civil engineer at Copperweld Steel in Warren, Ohio.

On February 17,1962, he married Rachel Ann Martin. Together they had five children.

Frank was an avid golfer and also enjoyed bowling in local leagues. He also was a member of the American Legion and the Knights of Columbus.

Frank is survived by his wife of 59 years and five children; Patrick (Michelle) Iannizzaro of Henderson, Nevada; Diane (Robert) Puharich of Warren, Ohio; Laura Hilston of Pittsburg, Pa.; Camille (James) Cindia of Massillon, Ohio; and Frank Robert Iannizzaro of Canfield, Ohio. He is also survived by his ten grandchildren; Anthony Iannizzaro, Andrew, Brian, and Kathryn Puharich, Caleb, Tabitha, and Ethan Hilston, Rachel and Jason Cindia, and Alex Iannizzaro. He is also survived by his sisters Mary Pytlik and Clara (Raymond) Ragazzo. He was preceded in death by his parents, Patsy and Dorothy Iannizzaro, sisters Joanne Dejute, Fannie Miele, Francis Griffith and brother Robert (Slim) Iannizzaro.

Family and friends may visit and pay tribute to Frank on Sunday, June 6th from 2 to 4pm and again on Monday morning, June 7, 2021 from 9 to 9:30am at the Peter Rossi and son Memorial Chapel, 1884 North Rd, Warren, Ohio.

A Mass of Christian burial will be held Monday, June 7th at Blessed Sacrament Church at 10am with Rev. Christopher Cicero presiding.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to St Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.

Arrangements were entrusted to the professional care of the Peter Rossi Memorial Chapel, Warren.

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June 6, 2021

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Peter Rossi & Son Memorial Chapel
1884 North Road NE
Warren, OH 44483

Funeral Mass
June 7, 2021

10:00 AM
Blessed Sacrament Church
3020 Reeves Rd. NE
Warren, Ohio 44483

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