Frank Ben Margherone |

Frank Ben Margherone

Frank Ben Margherone passed away Feb. 3, 2006, in Sacramento, Calif. He was born in 1956 in Chicago. He spent his youth in Campbell, Calif., and was recently a resident of Stateline.

Frank will always be remembered for his love of music, playing the guitar, love of reptiles, youthful spirit and sense of humor. He was a loving father to his two daughters and son and will be greatly missed.

He is survived by daughters, Julie and Jenny Margherone; son, Ben Margherone; sister, Mary Mammini; ex-wives, Nancy Margherone and Mary Clare Margherone; several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, grandnieces, grandnephews, cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ben and Sadie Margherone; and his sister, Francine Meade.

Visitation has been scheduled from 10 a.m. to noon Friday at Sierra View Funeral Chapel, 6201 Fair Oaks Blvd. in Carmichael, Calif. A graveside service will follow at 1 p.m. at Fair Oaks Cemetery, 7780 Olive Street, in Fair Oaks, Calif. A memorial Mass will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Lucy’s Church, 2350 South Winchester Blvd., in Campbell, Calif.

In lieu of flowers donations are preferred to Vitas Hospice, 3841 North Freeway Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95834.

Sierra View Funeral Chapel & Crematory in Carmichael is in charge of arrangements. Call (916) 481-1515.

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