Frank Brocco

Frank Brocco, age 65, of Shelton, beloved husband of Lucia Bosco Brocco, passed away on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at West River Health Care, Milford surrounded by his loving family.

Born on November 17, 1947 in Minturno, Italy, he was a son of the late John and Maria Brocco.

He was a Tow Motor Operator with Exxon Mobil in Stratford with 20 years of service.

Mr. Brocco came to the United States with his family in 1955. He enjoyed hunting and tending to his garden. His great joy was the time he spent with his family, especially his grandchildren. He will be sadly missed.

In addition to his wife of 40 years, Lucia, survivors include a son, John Brocco and his wife Ashlee and a daughter, Lina Leonzi and her husband Michael, all of Shelton, four cherished grandchildren, Elianna and Lucca Brocco and Michael and Christopher Leonzi, three sisters, Maria Gagliardi of Milford, Lisa Conte and her husband Benny of Monroe and Pina Perona of Italy, two brothers, Joseph Brocco of Newtown and Gino Brocco and his wife Mary Ellen of New Haven as well as several nieces and nephews.

He was pre-deceased by a sister, Lina Brocco.

Funeral services will take place on Monday, November 26, 2012 at 9:00 a.m. in the Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Road, Trumbull, and at 10:00 a.m. in St. Lawrence Church, Shelton for a Mass of Christian Burial. Entombment will follow in the St. Monica Mausoleum at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Trumbull. Relatives and friends may call on Sunday from 3-6 p.m.

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