Francis P. Gandolfi Sr., 82, of Milford, passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at the UMass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester. Husband of 57 years to Gloria A. (Moreira) Gandolfi, he was born in Milford son of the late Charles Gandolfi and the late Rose (Mele) Saracino and was a lifelong Milford resident. He was a graduate of the Milford High School class of 1954, where he was the co-captain of the Milford High football team. He had also attended Dean College in Franklin. He retired in 1995 from Local #4 Engineering Union in Boston. An avid gardener, he would often share his bounty with the neighbors.
He was the father of Francis P. Gandolfi Jr of Milford, and Tracy Andreotti and her husband Frank of Milford. Brother of Jeanne Oliveri of Dedham, Carol Hiller of Milford, and the late Joseph and Charles Gandolfi. He is also survived by his grandson Tyler A. Andreotti of Milford, and many nieces and nephews.
A Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated on Saturday, April 14, 2018 at 10 A.M. at the Sacred Heart of Jesus Church 7 East Main St. Milford MA. The burial will follow in the Sacred Heart Cemetery in Milford MA.
A calling hour will be held Saturday morning from 8:30 to 9:30AM at the Consigli-Ruggerio Funeral Home 46 Water St. Milford MA.
Donations can be made to charity of one's choice.