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Francis A. “Sonny” Cascio

Family & friends are invited to attend visiting hours on Wednesday, July 12th in the Vertuccio & Smith, Home for Funerals, 773 Broadway (Rte. 107), Revere from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. (Noon) for Francis A. ” Sonny” Cascio, who passed after a brief illness on Thursday, June 29th at Melrose-Wakefield Hospital, Melrose. His funeral service will be conducted following the visitation in the funeral home at 12:15 p.m.

Born in Boston, he lived in Revere most of his life, until moving to Saugus in 1969. He was a graduate of Revere High School, Class of  1964. “Sonny” began his electrician’s career with Signet Co. of Norwell & worked there until retiring in 2010. His hobbies included a long-time hook-up with “Ham-radio operating”. His air name was “KISVP”.

Sonny leaves his wife, Joan G. (Bernstein) Cascio. He is the loving son of Camille (Baldassari) of Revere & the late Frank V. Cascio. He is the devoted father of Norma M. Cushing of Burlington, VT, Linda J. McNeill & her husband James of Plymouth, Melody K. Thomson & her husband Kenneth of North Smithfield, Rhode Island, Michael C. Guarino of Saugus, Max A. Guarino & his wife Lisa of Pawtuckett, R.I., & Sean L. Guarino & his wife Samantha of Acton, MA.  He is the dear brother of Victor K. Cascio & his wife Bonnie of Atlanta,Ga., Joan C.Cascio-Feliciano of Beverly, formerly of Revere, Edward J. Cascio & his wife, Maria of Revere & the late Maryann Curtis. He is also lovingly survived by his grandchildren; Kahla, Kurtis, Steven , Colin, Becca, MacKenzie, Amanda, Vincent, Jaqueline, Emily, Danielle & many nieces & nephews. Interment will be private.


Visiting Hours

Wednesday, July 12th from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Funeral Service

Wednesday, July 12th at 12:15 p.m. in the Funeral Home


Will be Private

In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to your favorite charity.

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  1. Tom Linehan
    Jul 18 2017

    I am so sorry for your loss. I talked to Sonny on Thursday nights on the night owl net. I never met him but really enjoyed the Thursday night conversations . Thursday nights will never be the same. Again I am so sorry for loss.

  2. Margie Rota
    Jul 11 2017

    Dear Joan, I am so sorry for you loss. You and Sonny have been in my prayers and thoughts these past few weeks. May he rest in peace, now.

  3. Roberta Mendoza Seefried
    Jul 4 2017

    I’m so happy we got to see Sonny on June 17th. My heart and sympathies go to all his family and friends

    CLASS of 64

  4. Sandra Philomena Faccadio Huebner
    Jul 3 2017

    My sincere heartfelt sympathy to the family

    I am deeply saddened by Sonny’s passing . He was such a wonderful dear friend and classmate. I will certainly miss him.
    May he now Rest in Peace..

  5. Tony & Anne Manna
    Jul 3 2017

    Tony & I are very sorry for your loss. Sonny was a good friend for 40 or more years. We will be away next week, but please know we are thinking of all of you. Prayers for your comfort and peace.
    Tony WA1ENO & Anne WB1ARU, Hanover

  6. James and beth saylors
    Jul 3 2017

    We are very sorry for your loss. We keep you all close in prayers and thoughts.

    Beth and James saylors

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