RUMFORD — Robert “Bob” Sacco, 73, died Wednesday, Dec. 6, at his residence in Rumford.

He was born Aug. 13, 1944, in Boston, Mass., and was the son of Generoso and Elaine (Palumbo) Sacco. Bob worked as a union carpenter for Local 218 in the Boston area for over 35 years until retirement.

He was married in Nashua, N.H., on Oct. 1, 1966, to Leslie MacPhee, who survives of Rumford. Other survivors include three sons, Robert “Skip” Sacco of Saugus, Mass., Steven Sacco and wife, Marie of Salem, N.H., and Gary Sacco and wife, Gina of North Reading, Mass.; two sisters, Annette McMorrow and husband, Patrick of Belchertown, Mass., and Lorraine Moore and husband, Edward of Saugus, Mass.; a brother, Thomas Sacco and wife, Albina of Plymouth, Mass.; six grandchildren, Andrew, Krista, Anthony, Valerie, Julia and Alex.

He was predeceased by his parents; and a brother, Gene.

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Robert “Bob” Sacco

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