Frank David Finocchio
July 8, 1971 - May 27, 2018
Frank passed away on May 27, 2018 at the age of 46. Frank was Combat Engineer who served as part of Bravo Company, 317th Engineer Battalion in the early 1990s and deployed with the unit in support of Operation Desert Shield/Storm.
|Frank David Finocchio REDONDO BEACH, CA Frank David Finocchio, 46, of Redondo Beach, CA, formerly of Nazareth, PA, went home to be with the Lord, Our Savior on Sunday, May 27, 2018, in his home. He was the husband of Jessica (Drosnock) Finocchio. They would have celebrated 21 years of marriage on June 7, 2018. Frank was born July 8, 1971, in Allentown, PA. He was the son of Frank Finocchio and Patricia (Gabriel) Silfies. Frank joined the Boy Scouts in his younger years, which later on helped him prepare for his enlistment into the U.S. Army, and his serving time during the Desert Storm. He enjoyed wrestling and playing football in grade school and continued these sports until his graduation from Wilson High School in 1989. He attended Moravian College and Ashford University, proudly earning his bachelor's degree. Frank passionately played the guitar, he wrote many uplifting songs and didn't hesitate to share his talent. He performed in the Easton Circle and also preached the Gospel. He started Green Marbles the band and was the lead singer. Green was his favorite color. Frank supported and observed Veterans and Memorial Day with honor and love for his country and the men and women who have served. He was a volunteer for the Salvation Army. Frank was always smiling and had a magnetic personality. He was adventurous, whether it was hiking, or heading to the beach. He loved the sunsets and pelicans. Frank was a devout family man; a deeply loving son, husband, father, brother, nephew, uncle and friend. He is and will be deeply missed, but the memories will carry on until we meet with him and our Savior. He is survived by father, Frank Finocchio and wife Jessica (Bosco) Finocchio; mother, Patricia (Gabriel) Silfies and husband Ken; wife, Jessica (Drosnock) Finocchio; daughters, Paulynna Sipos and husband William, Samantha and Frankie Finocchio; son, Vincent Finocchio; sisters, Sonya Strawn, Kriss Meyers and husband Richard; also by many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews. Services will be Saturday, June 16, 2018, at 11 a.m. in the Joseph F. Reichel Funeral Home Inc., 220 Washington Park, Nazareth, PA 18064. Officiating is Pastor Jim Snyder. Burial will follow with military honors in Greenwood Cemetery of Nazareth. Calling hours are Saturday from 9 to 11 a.m. until services in the funeral home. Online condolences may be offered at jfreichelfuneralhome.com Joseph F. Reichel Funeral Home Inc. 220 Washington Park Nazareth, PA 18064 (610) 759-0160
Published in The Express Times from June 11 to June 12, 2018
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