Francis “Frank” Perticari, 51

Francis “Frank” Perticari, 51, of Bethany Beach, Del., passed away on Aug. 28, 2016. He was born in 1965 in Washington, D.C., and raised in Maryland.

He was a NASCAR aficionado, a Redskins fan and an avid fisherman.

Perticari is survived by his daughter, Sommer; his parents, Antonio “Tony” and Delores E. Perticari; his brother, Lou Perticari; his nieces; and other extended family members.

A gathering of friends and family is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016, from noon to 4 p.m., with lunch at 1 p.m., at St. Martha’s Episcopal Church in Bethany Beach, Del. Those planning to attend are being encouraged to contact the family for a head count.