Haverhill, MA — Frank Pistone, 72, died Saturday, April 13, 2013, at the Merrimack Valley Hospice House, following a short illness. He was born in Boston, son of Frank and Fannie (Faraci) Pistone. He was retired from Lucent Technologies. He was a member of the Victor Emmanuel Lodge, Order of Sons of Italy. He was an avid sports fan and had season tickets to both the Red Sox and Celtics. Frank loved traveling and especially enjoyed trips to California, Florida, and New York. He is survived by three brothers, Peter Pistone of Haverhill; Angelo Pistone and his wife, Barbara, of Ohio, and Robert Pistone and his wife, Margaret, of Bradford. He is also survived by six nieces and nephews, Susan Shea of Ohio, Paula Wentworth of Haverhill, Robert Pistone and his wife, Kristen, of Haverhill, Dr. Kristyn Pistone of Haverhill, Mark Pistone and his wife, Holly, of Salem, N.H., and Allison Gagne and her husband, Joshua, of Haverhill.
ARRANGEMENTS: His funeral will be held Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at 9 a.m. from the Paul C. Rogers Family-Scatamacchia Funeral Home, 334 Main Street, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in Sacred Hearts Church at 10 a.m. Burial will be in St. Patrick's Cemetery. Visiting hours will be held Tuesday from 4 to 7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Vincent DePaul Food Pantry, c/o of Sacred Hearts Parish, 48 South Chestnut St., Bradford, MA 01835.