Robert Leonard Sasko, 87


Robert Leonard Sasko, 87, of Lewes, Del., formerly of Hyattsville, Md., died Wednesday, July 19, 2017, at home, surrounded by his loved ones.

Sasko was a 1948 graduate of Central High School in Washington, D.C. He served a short term in the U.S. Navy and coached football in the Hyattsville-Mt. Rainier-Brentwood Boys Club (HMB) for 13 years. He was an avid boater, fisherman and golfer. Sasko was also a member of American Legion Post 28 and Mary Mother of Peace Catholic Church.

Sasko was preceded in death by a daughter Kathy (Sasko) Connolly and her husband, Robert Connolly. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Doris (Wilberding) Sasko; children Robert Sasko and his wife, Debbie, Michael Sasko and his wife, Margie, and Theresa Galloway and her husband, Kevin; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, July 28, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Mary Mother of Peace Catholic Church, 30839 Mt. Joy Road, Millsboro, Del. Visitation will begin 30 minutes beforehand. Interment will be held privately. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Delaware Hospice; 100 Patriots Way; Milford, DE 19963. Condolences may be sent online at www.melsonfuneralservices.com.