Frank Arthur Sisti passed away on Sunday, August 21, 2022, at the age of 89. Born in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on February 11, 1933, to Nicola and Kathleen Sisti.
He is survived by his daughter, Tina Sisti of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania along with three grandchildren, Brett Donar (Jessica) of Raleigh, North Carolina, Ryan Donar of Hendersonville, North Carolina and Andrea Donar of Raleigh, North Carolina; two great-grand-children, Forrest and Miriam Donar; and one brother, Douglas Sisti (Donna) of Lemoyne, Pennsylvania.
Frank was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Dorothy Reed Sisti; among numerous brothers; a sister; and nieces and nephews.
Frank served 20 years in the United States Navy as a Chief Petty Officer during the Korean and Vietnam Wars. He retired from Digital Equipment as a Logistics Coordinator in Middletown, Pennsylvania. Frank always had a smile on his face and never met a stranger and truly enjoyed spending time with his family, especially in Pigeon Forge, Tennessee and Poconos, Pennsylvania. He was also a loyal fan of Notre Dame football and the Washington Redskins.
A memorial service to celebrate his amazing, fulfilled, and loving life will be Sunday, August 28, 2022 at 2:00 p.m. at the Riverwind Community Club House in Etowah, North Carolina. A double inurnment will take place on November 1st, 2022 at 3:00 p.m. in Fort Indian Town Gap, Annville, Pennsylvania with full military honors.
Donations may be made in memoriam of Frank to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 or by visiting www.stjude.org.