Frank Desavino Sr.
1931-2022
August 12, 2022

Dear Brothers, Sisters, Kith and Kin,    
 
It is with a deep sense of sadness and regret that I must report to you the passing of our 36 year member retired Brother Frank “Poppy” Desavino Sr. on August 11, 2022. 
 
Brother Frank was born on November 15, 1931, and initiated into Local One on April 27, 1986.
 
Brother Frank’s career started at City Center, he worked throughout the jurisdiction, most notably at Madison Square Garden where he worked with his brothers.
 
A lifelong athlete, Brother Frank was inducted into the Florida Southern College Sports Hall of Fame in 2010. He was a two time All-American for FSC for Baseball and Basketball.
 
Brother Frank is survived by his High School sweetheart, and wife of 64 years, Carol, his son, Local One Brother Franklin Desavino, his wife Kathy, his daughter Karyn and her husband Brian Jacobs, 8 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. He is also survived by his brothers Local One Brothers Howard, Paul, Ronald, his nephews David, Tommy, Gary and Kenny Desavino.  
 
 
Reposing:  Beaugard Funeral Home
                  869 Kinderkamack Rd.
                  River Edge, New Jersey 07661
                  (201) 262-5050
 
Viewing:   Beaugard Funeral Home
                  Monday August 15, 2022
                  4pm – 8pm  
 
Services:   Mass of Catholic Burial at 10:00 am
                  St Peter The Apostle Church
                  445 5th Avenue
                  River Edge, New Jersey 07661
 
Brother Frank will be missed by family and friends alike. May his soul Rest in Peace.

Sincerely,
 
Michael A. Caffrey
Recording-Corresponding Secretary
Kurt Musser
Administrative Secretary

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