Frank Bruno, 94, a retired steelworker, died Thursday (Jan. 28, 1999) in Kenmore Mercy Hospital, Town of Tonawanda, after a brief illness.
Born in Italy, Bruno lived in Buffalo since 1920. He worked at Republic Steel for 39 years before his retirement in 1966.
Bruno was a member of the United State Steelworkers of America, a founder of St. Ralph's Archangel Society and a parishoner at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church.
His first wife, the former Angelina Cappellano, died in 1963.
Survivors include his wife, the former Frances Christian Savini; two daughters, Victoria Leone and Frances Novak both of of Williamsville; a son, John of Kenmore; a stepdaughter, Marian MacDonald; one stepson, Ralph Savini of Florida; 18 grandchildren; and 30 great-grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial wil be offered at 9:30 a.m. Monday in St. Rose of Lima Church, Parkside and Parker avenues. Prayers will be said at 8:45 in Amigone Funeral Home, 2600 Sheridan Drive, Town of Tonawanda. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Cheektowaga.