Frank T. Bruno
Frank T. Bruno, age 100 of Ambler, died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2012, in the Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington, Pa., after a sudden illness.
Born in Ambler, he was the son of the late Frank and Concetta (nee Pingatore) Bruno. Frank served in the r.S. Army 1st Infantry Division from 1943 to 1945 in the Ardennes, Central Europe, Normandy, Northern France and Rhineland campaigns.
He held many jobs in his lifetime, including pool hall owner, handyman and lot attendant at Phil’s Tavern in Broad Axe.
Mr. Bruno was a member of St. Anthony of Padua Church in Ambler and a life member of the seterans of Foreign Wars.
Frank was preceded in death by his brothers, Joe, Pete, Tony, Reds (Angelo), Jimmy and Dominick. He is survived by his sistersin-law, Rita. C. Bruno and Jenny Bruno, and by many nieces and nephews.
A funeral Mass was celebrated at St. Anthony of Padua Church on Oct. 16, 2012, with the Rev. Monsignor Stephen P. McHenry, pastor, as celebrant. Interment was at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Cheltenham.
Remembrances in his name to St. Anthony of Padua Church Memorial Fund would be appreciated by the family.
Tributes may be made shared at www.rrbanFuneralHome.com.