Frank (Francis) Joseph Barilla, 80, Oswego, NY, who passed away on December 7, 2014 after battling a long illness.
Frank was born February 11, 1934 in Elmira, NY. He is survived by his wife, Lorraine of 60 years; his 5 children: Deborah (Thomas) Akers, Donna (Michael) Weigelt, Diane (Thomas) Putnam, Darlene (Rick) Favata, Frank (Caryn) Barilla; 3 sisters: Carmella VanRensellaer, Theresa Witchtowski, Rose Moshier; 10 grandchildren: Joey, Angela, Josh, Karissa, Brianna, Rachel, Gavin, Garrett, Isabella and Jacob; 4 great grandchildren: Judah, Lydia, Luella and Lyla.
He was the owner and operator of Barilla’s Auto Service, as well as many properties in Oswego alongside his wife Lorraine, from 1958 until he was no longer able to work due to his illness.
Frank was also active in local politics, serving as 3rd ward Alderman and chairman of the Zoning Board of Appeals.
Most importantly, Frank can be remembered as a hardworking and loving Husband, Father, and Grandfather to his family.
“I Love You More!”
Private, family services will be held. The arrangements are in the care of the Sugar & Scanlon Funeral Home, 147 W. 4th. St. Oswego.