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St. Mary Catholic Church
Friday January 7th, 2022
9:00am - 10:15am

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Funeral Mass

St. Mary Catholic Church
Friday January 7th, 2022

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Nicholas Cascio

Nicholas Cascio, 90, of Valmeyer, IL, formerly of Bonita, CA, died December 31, 2021, in St. Louis, MO. He was born April 9, 1931, in Detroit, MI.

He is survived by his wife Anna Rose Cascio nee Strassell; children Nicholas (Heidi) Cascio, Christina (Brian) Coy, Joseph (Karin) Cascio, Angela (David) Atkinson, Michael (Elizabeth) Cascio, and Andrew Cascio; grandchildren Steven (Jenna) Coy, Amberly (Darren) Sullivan, Collin (Alexandra) Cascio, Brady (Kristen) Cascio, Isabella Cascio, Amy Cascio, Liliana Cascio, Nathaniel Atkinson, Analeisa Atkinson, Rosemarie Atkinson, Scarlett Cascio, and Grant Cascio; great grandchildren Landon Sullivan, Harper Sullivan, Hinley Sullivan, Emris Coy, River Coy, and Baby Opal Cascio expected April 2022.

He is preceded in death by his parents Antonio & Serafina (nee Bommarito) Cascio and siblings Miriam "Rose" Matranga, Ninfa "Eva" Matranga, Anthony Badall, and Josephina Saputo.

Nicholas was a member of St. Mary's Church in Valmeyer, IL, Knights of Columbus Council #13840, American Legion Post 901, and California Landscape Contractors Association. Nicholas was also a United States Navy Veteran.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
St. Meinrad Seminary
200 Hill Dr., St. Meinrad, IN 47577

Mundelein Seminary
1000 E. Maple Ave., Mundelein, IL 60060

or a local Veterans AssOciation

9 AM until time of service 10:15 AM Friday, January 7, 2022 at St. Mary Catholic Church
~ Rosary will be recited at 10:15 AM

Funeral Mass:
10:30 AM Friday, January 7, 2022 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Valmeyer, IL
Father Linus Umoren C.M. officiating and Father John Kizhakedan concelebrant

Interment at SS Peter & Paul Cemetery in Waterloo, IL

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Our thoughts and prayers go out to the whole family. <3

Kim Messina Jan 10 2022 12:54 AM

What a wonderful man!!!!

Ann Matranga Jan 7 2022 3:45 PM

Our love and our thoughts and prayers are with you all!

Terri, Mike & Chris, Your Sweney family Jan 5 2022 11:49 AM

You are in our thoughts and prayers Ann; Loving Condolences to you and your whole family from myself and daughters Rachel, Rebecca, Kathleen and Theresa. We have such wonderful memories of our families- the years of carpooling, St Rose of Lima, Angie and Beccas forever friendship. Rest In Peace Nick. Yours was a life well lived.

Diane Hogan Jan 3 2022 11:17 PM

Prayers to The Family! Love to all.

Jeremy Strassell Jan 3 2022 6:55 PM

I always enjoyed working with Nick and Ann in Little League in Bonita. Our hearts and prayers go out the the Cassio family.

Barb Scott Jan 3 2022 6:54 PM

We send our prayers to the entire Cascio family. I had the pleasure of working with Nick Sr in the tree industry( San Diego) for many years. He was a legend who will be dearly missed but never forgotten.

Jeff Bruhn Jan 3 2022 7:50 AM

I am so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. Have many fond memories of your family from SRL School, CYT/CCT and of course the fun times at the Barahura's home. My love to all. Kim Brown

Kim Brown Jan 1 2022 9:45 PM

Our prayers are with your family

Richard and Mary Biever Jan 1 2022 7:52 AM