Anne Sacco

Anne Sacco, 87, of 5515 Peach St. Erie, formerly of Reash Church Rd., Cochranton, passed away December 5, 2012 at Millcreek Manor, Erie. Anne was born in Pittsburgh on October 6, 1925, a daughter of the late Michael and Ann (Folenta) Benyo. On October 19, 1948 Anne married Joseph R. Sacco, Sr.; he preceded her in death on June 28, 1991. She was a member of St. Brigid Roman Catholic Church, Meadville. A dedicated homemaker, Anne took pleasure in raising her family. She enjoyed putting together puzzles and doing crossword puzzles. Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her family. She especially loved being with her grandchildren. Ann is survived by two sons Donald F. Sacco and his wife Barbara, Joseph R. Sacco, Jr. and his wife Nancy, both of Cochranton, a daughter Janis Fox of Erie, seven grandchildren Michael Sacco and his wife Rhiannon, Matthew Sacco and his wife Karen, Donald Sacco, Jr., Joe "JR" Sacco, Jennifer Lee Pitner and her husband Dan, Andrew Fox, Christopher Fox, three great grandchildren, two sisters Helen Benyo, Agnes Yuhas both of Pittsburgh, nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and her husband Joseph of 48 years, Anne was preceded in death by a brother John Benyo and a sister Dorothy Jessee. Visitation is Sunday from 2 to 6 p.m. at Stephen P. Mizner Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 404 Chestnut St., Meadville, where a scripture service will be conducted at 2 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Monday at St. Brigid Church, 383 Arch St., Meadville. Interment will take place in St. Brigid Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to -N/W PA, 1128 State St., Suite 301 Erie, PA 16505 or Asera Care Hospice, 1600 Peninsula Dr., Erie, PA 16505. Share your condolences at www.miznerfuneralhome.com


Published in the Erie Times-News on Dec. 7, 2012