June 11, 1929 -October 1, 2018
On Monday, October 1, 2018, Frank Tessitore (89), peacefully went home to be with our Lord. He is an honorable veteran of the United States Army. Frank was a long term resident of Bensenville, Illinois and a life-long Cubs fan. Frank is survived by his devoted wife of 65 years, Catherine (née Zaranti). He will be remembered as a loving father of Patricia (Camille) Cyr, Joyce (Dean) Reid, and Kathleen (Tommy) Simonelli, a proud and amazing grandfather of Jamie (John), Angela (Dustin), Ashley (Zues), Jeremy (Alyssa), Adam, Frankie (Lauren), and an awesome great-grandfather of Nicholas, Anabella, Landon, Emily, and Jacob. He was the beloved brother of Ann Marie (Matthew) Potenza. Frank was preceded in death by his parents Emanuel and Kathryn Tessitore, sister Conchita, and brother Joseph. Funeral service will be held Saturday, October 6, 2018, 10:00 a.m. from Geils Funeral Home, 180 S. York Road, Bensenville, Illinois, proceeding to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 330 E. Fullerton Avenue, Addison, Illinois, for Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 a.m. Interment St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, River Grove IL. Visitation will be held on Friday, October 5, 2018, from 3:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. For funeral information, please call 630-766-3232.