Charles V. DiSciacca Jr. Obituary

from Fort Myers, Florida, formerly Quincy, Massachusetts, died peacefully on Sunday, November 20, 2022 at Gulf Coast Medical Center in Fort Myers, Florida. He was 74.

Born August 19, 1948 in Springfield, Massachusetts, Charles was a son of the late Charles V. and Anelda A. (Coons) DiSciacca. Charles grew up in West Springfield, attended local schools and graduated from West Springfield High School with the Class of 1966. He continued his education at the Culinary Institute of America, Class of 1968 and at Cornell University, where he received his bachelor’s degree acquired business. Charles’ life work has varied, from VP of Sheraton Hotels to Export Manager in the Middle East. He worked for 52 long years before retiring to Florida where he formed his own LLC.

Charlie was an incredible man who loved his wife and family. He was selfless, kind, generous, caring, compassionate. Charlie was one of a kind and a true gentleman. He was a king among men, now he is an angel in heaven. The greatest pleasures of his life were his wife of 51 years and his family. Charlie was very proud of the life he had created and lived. He had many hobbies including golf, cooking (he always had fun doing it). Dancing with his wife, which they did every weekend, and karaoke with his family. Works with his son-in-law Rob on his dream car (The 57 T-Bird). Spending time with Bella, his granddaughter, watching football and softball games. He enjoyed meeting up with friends and trying new restaurants.

Charles was the beloved husband of Julie R. DiSciacca, with whom he spent 51 years of loving marriage. He was the devoted father of Rene’-Lynn DiSciacca of Quincy and Danielle Damiani and her husband Robert of Virginia. Charles was the loving father of Isabella Giavanna DiSciacca of Quincy and the loving brother of Mary-Ann Pagnutti and her husband Richard of Canada, William DiSciacca and his wife Donna of Pennsylvania, William Coons and his wife Michelle of New Mexico, Kristy Dutches and her Husband Kris from New Mexico and Gregory Coons and his wife Amy from California. He is also survived by his canine companions: Cora, Coco, Autumn, TimberLee (Joey) and Cosmo and many loving nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to greet the family during visiting hours on Sunday, December 11, 2022 from 2 to 6 p.m. at the Keohane Funeral Home, 785 Hancock St., QUINCY.

A service celebrating life at the funeral home will be held at 10:30 am on Monday, December 12, 2022, before the funeral service in Divine Mercy Parish at St. Ann’s Church, Quincy. Cremation follows. The burial is private.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Charles may be sent to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Shriners Hospitals for Children, 2900 Rocky Point Dr., Tampa, FL 33607 .

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Posted November 29, 2022

Published in The Patriot Ledger