Frank A. Zaccari

Frank A. Zaccari

Frank A. Zaccari, 90, of Dunkirk died unexpectedly Tuesday morning January 7, 2020 at Brooks Memorial Hospital in Dunkirk. He was born August 1, 1929 in Dunkirk, the son of the late Anthony and Jenny (Saglimben) Zaccari.

A lifelong resident of the Dunkirk area Mr. Zaccari has been employed as a machinist for Excelo Development in Silver Creek. He was a member of Holy Trinity Church and the Dunkirk Senior Citizen’s Center.

He was preceded in death by his wife Carmela (Mancuso) Zaccari. Married August 30, 1952 they lovingly raised their five children instilling in them the joy of laugher and an uncompromising dedication to faith and family.

Survivors include children Frank (Helen) Zaccari of San Marcos, California, Mary Anne (Myron) Heeb of West Seneca, Anthony (Penny) Zaccari of Rochester, and Dr. Annette (Dewey Darwin) Zaccari and Steven Zaccari both of Phoenix , Arizona; two sisters Mary Nasca of Fredonia and Conceta (Dr. Joseph) Griffo of Jamestown; eight grandchildren, Dr. Angela (David) Nagel, Christopher (Karen Makar) Heeb, Nicole (Michael) McKelvey, Nicolas Heeb, Stephanie (Ryan) Maifield, Cherish Marie (Nathan) Zaccari, Sara Zaccari and Leah Darwin; and six great grandchildren Ethan Nagel, Gavin Nagel, Rowen McKelvey, Casen Maifield, Wyatt Zaccari and Baby girl McKelvey due March, 2020.

Besides his parents and his wife, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Philip Zaccari and Peter Zaccari.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial which will be celebrated Saturday morning January 11, 2020 at 11 o’clock in Holy Trinity Church. Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery. Family and friends are invited to call Friday January 10, 2020 from 4-7 p.m. at the McGraw-Kowal Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Holy Trinity Church.