Greece: Passed peacefully on September 22, 2017 at age 88. Predeceased by his mother, Angelina Daddazio and sister, Lillian Gangemi. Survived by his children, Trish (Nick) Harding, Angela (Lou) Brongo, Anthony (Sandra) DeFranco, Maria (Mike) Mannix and Frank (Jennifer) DeFranco; sister, Rita Barricelli; 9 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Sam served over 30 years with the Postal Service, and was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
No prior visitation. Services and interment were held privately. Memorials may be directed to the American Cancer Society Memorial Processing Center, 6725 Lyons Street, P.O. Box 7, East Syracuse, NY 13057 in memory of Sam.