Francis T DeSantis, 94, of Oswego died Thursday March 1, 2018 in Morningstar Care Center, Oswego. Mr. DeSantis was born in Oswego the son of the late Frank and Clara (Pascuito) DeSantis. Mr. DeSantis retired form Novelis as a coolant house operator, he owned and operated a corner grocery store in Oswego, and worked as printing press operator at Marathon, Oswego. He served in the United States Merchant Marines during WWII from 1943 until 1945. Mr. DeSantis was predeceased by his wife Florine DeSantis, and grandson Jason DeSantis. He is survived by his loving family, children Thomas (Jeanne) DeSantis of VA, Jean DeSantis of Oswego, Theresa (Tom) Harding of Rome, sister Gertrude Cummings of FL, brother Phillip DeSantis of Fayetteville, grandchildren Sarah, Emily, Jessica, Taylor, Tanner, Thomas, and great grandson Lucas. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday March 7, 2018 at 10:00 AM in St. Joseph Church, Oswego where a Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated. Burial will be in St. Peter’s Cemetery. Calling hours will be Tuesday March 6, 2018 from 4:00 to 6:00 PM at the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th. St., Oswego.