Obituary of Daniel Anthony Sciacca |

Obituary of Daniel Anthony Sciacca

Daniel Anthony Sciacca, of Chicago Park, CA passed to the other side of life on Wednesday December 2, 2015. He was 60.

The Lord came for Dan while he was doing what he truly loved, playing Basketball. Now he shares the court with some of the greats.

Dan leaves behind a legacy for all that knew him. He was a testament of love, compassion, forgiveness, guidance and wisdom. He was a giant of a man.

He is survived by his mother; Barbara, loving wife Teri; children Amber, Ben, Cassy and April; grandchildren Baylee and Makenna. He also leaves his brothers Chuck and James; sisters Vivian and Coleen, and numerous nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his father Sal Sciacca.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, January 30, 2016 at the Grass Valley Elks Lodge.

A Mix and Mingle will be held from 12:00 to 1:30 followed by lunch and celebrating Dan.

Dan was very passionate about his years at Nevada Union and all the amazing classmates he had. The Family is asking that in lieu of flowers that you please make a donation in his name to the Nevada Union Class of 1973 scholarship fund. NUS Class Of ‘73 Scholarship, c/o Frances (Gallagher) Sheridan, PO Box 1696, Grass Valley CA 95945.

Arrangements are under the direction of Hooper and Weaver Mortuary.

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