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Frank Robert Nassida

Frank Robert Nassida

Frank Robert Nassida

Frank Robert Nassida, 88, passed away on Sunday, May 5, 2019 at The Terrace Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Berea. Mr. Nassida was born on October 13, 1930 in Duquesne, Pennsylvania, and was the son of Vincenzo and Catherine Rizzo Nassida.

The husband of Jo Ann Goins Nassida, he was a U.S. Army veteran having served during the Korean War, and a member of St. Mark Catholic Church.

A 2011 EKU Hall of Fame inductee and EKU Distinguished Alumni, Frank Nassida played offensive tackle/defensive tackle and outside linebacker in the 4-4 defense during two Eastern Kentucky Continue reading Frank Robert Nassida