Francis Gigliotti, 84

FULTON, NY – Francis Gigliotti, 84, of Fulton, died Thursday September 19, 2013, at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center, Syracuse.

Mr. Gigliotti was born in Fulton to the late Anthony and Theresa (Scerbo) Gigliotti.

Francis Gigliotti
Francis Gigliotti

He had remained a life resident of Fulton.

Mr. Gigliotti was a United States veteran having served in the Navy during World War II.

He was passed employed with Sealright for 20 years and Tops where he worked as a butcher for several years.

Mr. Gigliotti loved his family especially his grandchildren and great-grandchild and he also enjoyed playing the clarinet in a band comprised of his brothers and sons.

Mr. Gigliotti was an avid fan of the NY Yankees.

He was predeceased by his wife, Shirley Gigliotti, in 1995.

Mr. Gigliotti is survived by his children: Theresa (Phillip) Hammond of Fulton, James Gigliotti of Fulton and Joseph (Nancy) Gigliotti of Oswego; brothers: Richard (Helen) Gigliotti and Dennis (Toni) Gigliotti; three grandchildren: Catherine Gray, Cristina Hammond and Steven Gigliotti; one great-grandchild: Nicholas Gray; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 5 p.m. on October 3 in the Sugar Funeral Home, 224 W. Second St. S., Fulton, with Rev. Robert Stephenson officiating.

Burial will be held privately.

Calling hours will be conducted on Oct. 3 from 3 to 5 p.m. in the Sugar Funeral Home.