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Diana M. Sacco

Diana M. Sacco

1940 - 2017

Diana M. Sacco, 76, 727 Holcomb Street, passed away April 2, 2017, at the Samaritan Medical Center.

Diana was born May 25, 1940, in Earlville, NY, daughter of Robert and Phyllis Blanchard Preston. She graduated from Earlville High School and IBM School of Commerce, Utica, N.Y.

On January 31, 1959 she married Daniel L. Sacco at St. Mary’s Church in Hamilton, NY. The couple lived in several areas of the state and were finally transferred to Watertown, N.Y., by the New York State Police.

 Diana is survived by her husband Daniel, two sons, Daniel Jr. and his wife Shana, Golden, CO, Scott and his partner Angela Spano Watertown NY,  a daughter, Lori McDevitt Watertown, NY, seven grandchildren, two great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a daughter Terri and a brother William R Preston.

Diana was a health aid at Sherman Street School and owned and operated D's Antiques, was a realtor for Timmerman Reality, then Coldwell Banker until her retirement in 2014. During her employment as a realtor, she received many awards for excellence, including the prestigious "tri-county Realtor of the Year."
Diana was a communicant of St. Patrick’s Church, a member of the St. Patrick’s Church Altar Rosary Society and was a member of the Antique Dealers Association.

She loved gardening, working with antiques, fishing with her husband and children above all else.

Calling hours will be Sunday, April 9, 2017, from 2-5 pm at the D.L. Calarco Funeral Home, Inc. A funeral mass will be held at 10 am Monday, April 10, 2017 at St. Patrick’s Church with Msgr. Robert Aucoin officiating. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery. Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 100 Northern Concourse, North Syracuse, NY 13212. Condolences may be made to www.dlcalarco.com.


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Danny and Family
I am so sorry to hear about Diane. She touched my life and was an inspiration.  I always enjoyed seeing her when the both of you would visit when I was growing up. I will always have fond and wonderful memories of her. She will truly be missed.

By Mary (Sis) Crouch Hinkson on 04 07, 2017


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Dan, I am so sorry to her about your wife’s death.  Truman had told me she had been ill.  It’s so hard to lose a beloved spouse, as I well know.  May your memories bring you comfort as you grieve her death.  May God be with you and your family.

By Susan Storing Maybeck on 04 06, 2017


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My thoughts and prayers are with you Dan and your family. I can share in your grief.

By Pat Cooley on 04 06, 2017


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So sorry for the loss of such a wonderful lady. We have a lot of fond memories of Mrs. Sacco.  She was a dear friend and neighbor for years.  She will be missed by all that knew her.

By Missy Doe and Pat LaPage on 04 06, 2017


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TO the Sacco Family

Please accept my sincerest condolences on the loss of your dear Mother/Wife.  As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life’s routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends. God bless her and all of you at this time of sorrow.

By Cindy on 04 06, 2017


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Dan I was very sorry to hear of Diana passing. My prayers go to you and your family. I am here if you ever need any assistance, friend, Truman

By Truman J. Doran on 04 06, 2017


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Dan and Family:

Please accept our deepest sympathies. We are so sorry for your loss.

The Bendle’s Alex Bay

By David & Dierdre Bendle on 04 06, 2017


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To the Sacco family - our most sincere sympathy.  We knew Diana well as we were in the antique business and did antique shows like Diana.  She was truly a wonderful person and we always enjoyed talking with her.

By Tom and Betty Chapman on 04 05, 2017


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My dearest Dan,
There are no words to express my sadness with the passing of our dear Diana. I feel honored to have known her, she was a real lady. I will miss her smiling face and our little chats. She fought a long hard fight. She is now at peace. She will be missed by all that knew her.

By Sherry (Fuhrken) Mekeel on 04 05, 2017


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Dan I was very sorry to hear of Dianas’ passing. My prayers go to you and your family. ####

By Richard Fountain on 04 05, 2017


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Dan,

Sorry to hear about Dianna’s passing. I always enjoyed chatting with her at antique shows. She wlil be missed.

Don Osborn

By Don Osborn on 04 05, 2017


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Sorry to hear of Diana’s passing. She was a good woman. Our prayers are with you and the family.

Peter & Jo Ann Burns

 

By peter & joann burns on 04 05, 2017


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My heartfelt condolences to you and your family Danny it’s been years since we’ve talked I still remember all our memories take care Steve

By Samuel Steven Massaro on 04 05, 2017


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Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. We remember Diana as a gracious and kind person.  She will be greatly missed by all.

By Newt, Trudy and family on 04 05, 2017


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Diane:

You are going to be missed by many…you had that infection type personality where one had no other choice but to smile when around you…save a seat for me on the other side…our prayers will be with you.

Tom Dawley

By Tom Dawley on 04 05, 2017


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Remembering her wonderful and gentle soul will forever remain in our hearts. May she rest in peace!

William and Mary Briggs

By William Briggs on 04 05, 2017


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So sorry to hear of Mrs. Sacco’s death. I’ll be holding you all in the Light, in the manner of Friends.

By Bill Velto on 04 05, 2017


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So sorry for your loss.Prayers to you and the family.

By David Rehm on 04 05, 2017


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Dan .. WOW,, I almost fell out of my chair when I got your message. She was one STRONG Lady. With all she has.had been through I was so amazed to get to see her last fall (Sept./2016). When I think of my problems, all I need to do is think of Diana and my problems seem very small. She was a TROOPER. Stay strong Dan,  Love you always, Carol

By Carol (Jacobi) Freeman on 04 04, 2017


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Dan
So sorry to hear of Diana passing.  We are still in Florida but wish we could be there for you.

Our prayers are coming to you and your family

Love,
Bill and Carol Hackett

By Carol J Kostyk-Hackett on 04 04, 2017


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So sorry for your loss. Praying for you.
Alex and Teresa Briggs and family

By Alex Briggs on 04 04, 2017


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Clover and I are sorry for your loss, Dan you and your family in are in our thoughts and prayers. Sorry we can not be there for you as we are in Florida.

By Wes and Clover Gleason on 04 04, 2017


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Dan and Family - So Sorry Dan and Family - Donna and I are thinking about you and send our condolences

By Robert Pooler on 04 04, 2017


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Mary and I want to express our Condolences to the family of Diane Sacco.  We are sorry for your loss.  May she rest in peace with our lord and savior, Jesus Christ.

By Ronald Amyot on 04 04, 2017


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What a beautiful lady she was. I’ll always remember her fondly.

Rest in peace Mrs. Sacco with our LORD, and our Lady along with your beloved Terri.

Scott and family so sorry for your loss and I will be praying for your mother at Mass.

Bryan

By Bryan Donovan on 04 04, 2017


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