CORTLAND, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – Frank T. Bellino, 79, of Cortland and formerly of Girard, entered peacefully into eternal life on Monday, April 8, 2019 at 1:36 p.m. in the emergency room of Trumbull Regional Medical Center in Warren after falling ill at home.
Frank was born August 17, 1939 in Youngstown, the son of the late Thomas and Frances Riccardo Bellino and was a lifelong area resident.
He was a 1958 graduate of East High School and retired from Wean United after working for 35 years in the maintenance department.
Frank was an avid gardener; truly having a green thumb. He was an avid Cleveland Indians and Browns fan.
He was a faithful member of St. Rose Catholic Church in Girard and was a member of the Knights of Columbus Council 2935 of Girard.
Frank was married for 34 years to the former Mary Ann Naymick on November 22, 1967 and she preceded him in death on March 18, 2002.
Fond memories of Frank will be forever remembered by his daughter, Francine G. (Kevin) Spicher with whom he made his home in Cortland; a stepson Bryan, (Monica) Paulin of Girard; three grandchildren, Mason and Brooke Spicher and Dulcee Paulin; a niece, Mary Fran (Mike) Wolfgang and two nephews, Joseph (Tracy) Lambert and Thomas (Nancy) Lambert.
Besides his parents and wife, Frank was preceded in death by two sisters, Sophie Lambert and Lena Bellino and a brother, Francis Bellino.
Family will receive friends on Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 8:30 – 9:20 a.m. in St. Rose Catholic Church, 48 Main Street, Girard, Ohio 44420.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in the church with Rev. Msgr. John A. Zuraw officiating.
Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Youngstown.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made in Frank’s name to the American Heart Association.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road NE, Warren, OH 44483, 330-394-6200. Dedicated To Serving Your Loved Ones. Condolences may be sent to www.statonborowskifuneralhome.com.
A television tribute will air Thursday, April 11 at the following approximate times: 6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.