Francis Sabatini Obituary

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Francis J. Sabatini Sr.

January 11, 1934 - August 14, 2014
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Trenton, NC Francis Joseph Sabatini, 80 years old, of Trenton, NC died, Thursday, August14, 2014 in New Bern, NC, at Carolina East Hospital, with family by his side. He was born on January 11, 1933, in Derby Connecticut. His parents were Columbus and Ruth Sabatini of Shelton, Connecticut. He is survived by his wife of 18 years, Wanda Sabatini, his daughter, Laura Sabatini, of Richmond, VA, her husband, Sanford Cassel, his son, Francis Sabatini Jr., of Ashland, VA, his wife, Mary, his step-daughter, Katrina Pike, of Trenton, her husband, Brett, his step son Lawrence Lupine of Ashville and his wife Julie. He is also survived by his four...
Trenton, NC Francis Joseph Sabatini, 80 years old, of Trenton, NC died, Thursday, August14, 2014 in New Bern, NC, at Carolina East Hospital, with family by his side.

He was born on January 11, 1933, in Derby Connecticut. His parents were Columbus and Ruth Sabatini of Shelton, Connecticut.

He is survived by his wife of 18 years, Wanda Sabatini, his daughter, Laura Sabatini, of Richmond, VA, her husband, Sanford Cassel, his son, Francis Sabatini Jr., of Ashland, VA, his wife, Mary, his step-daughter, Katrina Pike, of Trenton, her husband, Brett, his step son Lawrence Lupine of Ashville and his wife Julie. He is also survived by his four siblings Jean of Connecticut, Edward of Conn., Ruth of NC and Calvin of FL: and a total of nine grandchildren.

Frank grew up in Shelton, Connecticut. As a young man he served in the US Navy during the Korean War. Following his service in the Navy, he married Elyvonne Ellen Sabatini, until her death in 1995. He received a B.S. Degree from Quinnipiac University, in Hamden, Connecticut. He then rose to a senior position in the General Services Administration of the Federal Government, in Washington, DC. He loved working outside in his yard and garden. He also loved to fish and spend quality time with his grandchildren. He was an accomplished amateur chef, who enjoyed cooking for his family. He was never bored and everyday brought another exciting and satisfying project. His deep love of family, his generous heart, and his total immersion in life will be long remembered.

The Sabatini family will receive friends Saturday, August 16, at Cotton Funeral Home from 6:00 to 8:00.

Burial will be announced at a later date.

Online condolences may be made to the Sabatini family at www.cottenfuneralhome.com

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