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Mario Sanfilippo

1935 - 2014 | Obituary Condolences
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Sanfilippo, Mario 08/08/1935 ~ 06/25/2014 SAN DIEGO -- Mario Sanfilippo passed away peacefully with his loving children by his side. Eldest of eight, Mario immigrated to San Diego from his birthplace of Porticello Sicly, Mario was a lifetime fisherman and loved the Sea. He was captain of his own vessel S. Fragiulano. Mario is survived by his former wife Dina Bosforo and his three beautiful children, Francesca Sciuto (Philip), Joseph Sanfilippo (Gilda) and Joanna Crivello (Darin). Mario was also blessed with seven wonderful grandchildren Philip and Nicolas Sciuto Mario and Deana Sanfilippo, Gianna, Julianna and Brianna Crivello. Visitation will be held on Monday, June 30th, at Merkley Mitchell, 3655 5th Ave., San Diego 92103 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.Rosary and Mass to be held on Tuesday, July 1st, at Our Lady of the Rosary Church (Little Italy), 9:00 a.m. with burial to follow at Holy Cross. God Bless you Dad and Nanu.
Published in U-T San Diego on June 28, 2014
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