Antonio Sgro, a longtime resident of New Rochelle, died on April 28, 2015. He was 91.
Antonio was born on September 28, 1923 in Gagliato, Cantanzaro, Italy to the late Salvatore and Vittoria (DeLuca) Sgro. He served in the Italian Army during WWII and worked for many years at the NYAC in Pelham.
He is survived by his wife the former Sara Amato whom he married on December 1, 1946; his son Salvatore (Marie) Sgro; his daughter Vittoria (Vito) Gallello; his grandchildren Angela Ann (Bob) Pearson, Sara Marie (Thomas) Febbraio, Salvatore (Jennifer) Gallello and Christina Anne (Tommy) Kocaj and 11 great grandchildren.
Visiting will be Wednesday 4-9 pm at Lloyd Maxcy & Sons Beauchamp Chapel, 16 Shea Pl, New Rochelle. A funeral Mass is scheduled for Thursday 10:30am at Blessed Sacrament Church. Entombment will follow at Ferncliff Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his memory to The American Diabetes Association, PO Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 11454.