Palmino Santucci, 88, of Des Plaines passed away at home on Friday, May 22, 2020 amongst his adoring family. He was born on March 13, 1932 the son of Angelo and Antonietta (Mastrantuono) Santucci in Naples, Italy. He married the love of his life, Anna Maria (Giannone) Santucci in Venezuela and shortly thereafter relocated to the USA in 1969 where they raised their 5 beautiful children.
He is survived by his wife: Anna Maria (Giannone) Santucci; his three sons: Angelo Santucci, Peter Santucci, and Elio (Dawn) Santucci; his two daughters: Maria Antonietta (Daniel) Fiems and Mary Santucci; his three grandsons: Nicholas Palmino Santucci, Daniel Palmino Fiems, and Brandon Santucci; his three granddaughters: Alyssa Petragallo, Annaliesa Marie Fiems, and Bianca Santucci; his brother: Giuseppe Santucci; and his sister: Anna Parcesepe; as well as various other family and friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents and his Sister, Esterina Piteo.
A visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 27, 2020 from 4:00 t0 9:00 P.M. at Geils Funeral Home, 180 S York Rd, Bensenville, IL 60106. A funeral service will be held the following morning, Thursday, May 28, 2020 at 10:00 A.M at Geils Funeral Home, 180 S York Rd, Bensenville, IL 60106. Interment will follow at All Saints Cemetery in Des Plaines, IL. Arrangements were made by Geils Funeral Home, 180 S York Rd, Bensenville, IL 60106 (630) 766-3232 www.geilsfuneralhome.com