Leah C. (Geis) (Moore) Sacco

January 28, 1927 ~ September 3, 2019 (age 92)


Leah C. (Geis) Sacco , 92, of Massillon, passed away on Sept. 3, 2019. 
She was born January 28, 1927 in Massillon, daughter of the late Clyde and Clara (Weise) Moore. 
Leah was a graduate of Washington High School, 1944 and Massillon City Hospital School of Nursing, 1947.  She was a registered nurse for Dr. Hill.  She was a life member of MCH Alumni and a member of St. Mary’s Church and Rosary Altar Society. 
She is survived by sons Arthur (Sharon) Geis, David (Jane) Geis, Anthony (Jane) Sacco and Richard (Kathy) Sacco, grandchildren Sarah and Morgan Geis, Anthony Sacco, Nicole (Nicholas) Chacon, Santina and Angelina Sacco and Megan Hetrick, great-grandchildren Carter and Lyla Sacco, Francesca and Martina Chacon, and nieces, Diane (Ron) Walker, Linda (Don) Prosser, Peggy Hoffman, Pam (Malone) Morrison, Cinde (Malone) Guzman.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her 1st husband, Arvine A. Geis; her 2nd husband, Anthony Sacco; sister, Lois (Moore) Hoffman; and nephew, Scott Hoffman. 
Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 from 6 to 8 P.M. at Heitger Funeral Home - Massillon Chapel.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, September 12, 2019 at 11 A.M. at St. Mary’s Catholic with Rev. Edward Gretchko celebrant.  Burial will follow at Sunset Memory Gardens.  
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Compassionate Care Center, 2821 Woodlawn Ave. N.W., Canton, Ohio  44708-1423.
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 Heitger Funeral Home and Crematory - Massillon Chapel   330-833-3248.

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September 11, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Heitger Funeral Home - Massillon Chapel
639 First St. N.E.
Massillon, Ohio 44646

Funeral Mass
September 12, 2019

11:00 AM
St. Mary's Catholic Church
206 Cherry Rd. N.E.
Massillon, Ohio 44646


St. Mary Church
726 First St NE, Massillon, Ohio 44646,

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