Father Charles A. Saglio Jr.

Published 11:52 am Thursday, January 5, 2023

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FRANKLIN – Father Charles Albert Saglio Jr., 80, went to be with his Lord on Dec. 30, 2022. Born in New Britain, Connecticut and grew up in Clinton, Connecticut, he was a son of the late Charles Albert Saglio and Angeline Scalise Saglio.

Father Charles received a Ph.D. from Old Dominion University and a Doctorate of Theology from Catholic University. He was a priest in the Catholic Church for 45 years and taught at St. Leo University in Newport News at Ft. Eustis.

Survivors include a sister, Rita S. Rourke of Deep River, Connecticut; a niece, Marissa Smith of Cheshire, Connecticut and a great-niece, Satya Smith.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 14 in St. Jude Catholic Church in Franklin. A memorial service will also be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 3 at St. Jerome Catholic Church in Newport News.