Angelina Passantino

Posted March 5, 2012 at 11:00 pm

Angie (Leggio) Passantino, 87, passed away March 6, 2012. Visitation was held March 9 at Passantino Bros. Funeral Home, Kansas City, Mo. The Mass of Christian Burial was held March 10 at St. Gabriel Archangel Catholic Church. Burial followed in Resurrection Cemetery. Pallbearers were Bob Bax, Ralph Bax, Angelo Mancini, Tony Mancini, Pat Serrone, David Sherpy, Charlie Singleton, Paul Sivils and Fred Vance.The family suggests contributions to the St. Therese Catholic School Technology Fund or the St. Gabriel Faith Funds Our Future. Online condolences may be offered at

 Angie was born July 9, 1924, in Kansas City, Mo., to Nunzio and Carmela (Belgiere) Leggio. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Leonard C. “Bull” Passantino, in 2001; her brothers, Angelo Leggio and Sam Leggio; and her sisters, Lena Mancini, Carm Sherpy, Jennie Sivils and Mary Singleton.

 She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Charlie and Michelle Passantino; her daughter and son-in-law, Rosemary and Anthony Lanfranca; her grandchildren, Christopher Charles Lanfranca, John Leonard Lanfranca, and Nina Marie Passantino; sister and brother-in-law, Sadie and Carl DiGerlamo; sister-in-law, Cherie Leggio; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.