Frank S. Cicanese, 79, of Port Charlotte, Fla., and formerly of Gibsonburg, Ohio, passed away Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at Tidewell Hospice Inc.
He was born May 31, 1934, in Gibsonburg, the son of Nunzio and Mary (nee Reino) Cicanese.
Frank enjoyed raising and racing harness horses. He was very active in the community as a coach with youth baseball, including Little League, and officiated in basketball. He was a member of San Antonio Catholic Church.
Frank will be greatly missed by his wife of 61 years, Marilyn; children, Cindy Brickner, Pam (Gary) Stevenson, Linda (Keith) Boedicker, Gary (Kim) Cicanese, Crystal (Brian) Donnell and Chad (Karyl) Cicanese; brother, Bill (Betty) Cicanese; sisters, Maria Meyn, Irene Giarmo and Carol Michael; 15 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A memorial Mass to celebrate Frank’s life will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, 2013, at San Antonio Catholic Church in Port Charlotte. Memorial donations may be made to San Antonio Catholic Church or Tidewell Hospice Inc. To express condolences to the family, please visit www.Ltaylorfuneral.com and sign the online guest book.
Arrangements are by Larry Taylor Funeral and Cremation Services.