Gloucester — Francis “Frank” Frontiero, 74, passed away at Peabody Glen Health Care Center on Monday, January 14, 2013 following a brief illness.
Frank was born March 6, 1938 in Gloucester, MA to his parents; Gerome T. Frontiero and Beatrice T. (Sinagra) Frontiero of Middle Street. He attended St. Ann School. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a member of the American Legion of Gloucester.
Frank is predeceased by his parents, sister Rosalie Sclafani & brother Salvatore “Small Salt” Frontiero; both of Gloucester, MA.
Frank is survived by his wife, Martha M. Kelley-Frontiero and his seven children; Gerome & Lisa Frontiero; William Frontiero with fiancé Tammy Winter, Bridget Soto & Peter Frontiero with wife Sheri Frontiero of Seattle, WA; Martha Frontiero with fiancé Grant Michael of Merrimack, NH, & Roberta (Frontiero) Perella with husband Jonathan Perella of Haverhill, MA. He is also survived by his two sisters; Rosemary Orlando wife of Frank of Texas City, TX and Ann C. Mulcahey wife of John E. Jr of Gloucester, MA. Frank also leaves behind five grand children.
ARRANGEMENTS: In lieu of flowers, please consider sending donations to Hospice of the North Shore & Greater Boston: 75 Sylvan Street, Suite B-102, Danvers, MA 01923 or the Office of Veterans Services: City Hall 9 Dale Ave Gloucester, MA 01930.