January 08 1962 October 26 2019
Donald Joseph Pecoraro January 08, 1962 – October 26, 2019 Share this obituary Send Flowers View/Sign Guestbook| Send Sympathy Card| Memorial Donation Donald Joseph Pecoraro passed away on Saturday October 26, 2019. Donald was born January 8,1962 in Chicago, Illinois. He was the second son of Stephen Sr. (d 1991) and Lucille (Schillace) Pecoraro (d 2001). Donald was the loving brother to Steven Pecoraro Jr. (d), Luann Sandersfeld (Robert) and James (Trish) Pecoraro. Donald was the loving husband to Sandra Sears (Allen) for 32 years. Donald was an amazing father to Scott (Kristen) Sears, Jean (Rick) Amos, Steven (Jeff) Pecoraro, Marie (Valentin) Lopez, Elizabeth (Eric) Braman, and Toni (Peter) Pecoraro. Donald was blessed to be the grandfather of 15 grandchildren Ryan, Joseph, Isabel, Annabella, Peyton, Sophia, Jayden, Ethan, Lily, Paxton, Madalyn, Allison, Nathan, Addison, and Russell. Donald was a loving uncle to 14 nieces and nephews. Donald also leaves behind many extended family members and friends. Donald grew up in Forest Park, Illinois. When Don was younger, he played Little League baseball. His dad was his coach. He was also a Cub Scout and his father was the Cub master. As Don came into his teen years, he loved working on his car. Don loved fixing things. This is how get got his nickname Mr. Fix- It. Don loved hanging out with his friends. Donald always had a strong work ethic. He started working at the young age of 15 at Go-Tane gas station. This is where his lifelong relationship with the Guarino/Allen family began. Later Don would follow in his father’s footsteps and become a truck driver. He worked at Grane Transportation for many years. Donald had a deep love for fishing. Don also loved going to the shooting range with his nephew Jon. Don’s favorite teams were the Chicago Cubs and Bears. He would poke fun at you if you were not on board with that. At the family’s request, a memorial visitation will take place on November 2, 2019 from 1pm until a formal memorial service 4pm. It will take place at Peterson Bassi Funeral Home located at 6938 W. North Ave Chicago, IL 60707. If able to attend, please bring your fondest memory of Don. Donald was never big on the formal wear or dressing up, he would want everyone to be comfortable. Please feel free to wear Cubs or Bears gear, those sporting Packers and White Sox will be poked fun at in True “Don” fashion. Print Obituary
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Donald Joseph Pecoraro January 08 1962 October 26 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Chicago, state: Illinois