Frank J. Corbo

July 9, 1924 — May 9, 2019

GLENVILLE — Frank J. Corbo, 94, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2019 at the Wesley Health Care Center, Inc., Saratoga Springs.

Frank was born in Port Henry to the late Michael and Mary (Vartuli) Corbo on July 9, 1924. He attended the Keeseville High School, then joined the U.S. Army Air Corp. and served as a top turret gunner on a B-17, surviving 23 missions serving in the European Theater.

Frank owned and operated the Rely On Market in Scotia and also owned and operated the Mid City Appliance Store in Glenville.

He was a Past District Deputy of the BPOE, a member of the Scotia Jr. Merchants Bowling League, the American Legion Fort Orange Post and various area golf leagues.

Frank was predeceased by his wife, Mary Betty (Catanzarita) Corbo; his brother, James Corbo; and his sister, Rose Corbo.

He is survived by his sister, Marie Thompson; brothers, Michael Corbo and Ralph Corbo; as well as several nieces and nephews.

A Mass will be celebrated at 9 a.m. Monday, May 13, at the St. Patrick’s Church, Port Henry. There will be no calling hours.

Interment will be in the St. Peter and Paul Cemetery, Moriah.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Bekkering-Ellis Funeral Home, Inc., Scotia. Online condolences can be made at www.bekkeringellisfuneralhome.com.

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