Benjamin Joseph Sabillo obituary photo
 
In Memory of

Benjamin Joseph Sabillo

January 22, 1932 - November 23, 2016

Obituary


Benjamin J. Sabillo, 84, passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2016. He was a resident of Poquoson since 1983.

Benjamin was an Air Force veteran and retired after 30 years of service as a Tech Sgt. He served during the Korean and Vietnam conflicts. His second career was working with animals at the Armistead Veterinarian Hospital for 23 years.

He was a member of Liberty Baptist Church where he attended Sunday school and was an usher. He was known by the children of the church as the "Candy Man". Other interests included...

Benjamin J. Sabillo, 84, passed away on Wednesday, November 23, 2016. He was a resident of Poquoson since 1983.

Benjamin was an Air Force veteran and retired after 30 years of service as a Tech Sgt. He served during the Korean and Vietnam conflicts. His second career was working with animals at the Armistead Veterinarian Hospital for 23 years.

He was a member of Liberty Baptist Church where he attended Sunday school and was an usher. He was known by the children of the church as the "Candy Man". Other interests included outside gardening, fishing and bingo.

Benjamin was preceded in rest by his wife, Janie E. Sabillo and brother, Caesar Sabillo. He is survived by his sons, Gary Miller, James Miller, John Miller and Angel L. Quintana, II; daughters, Sandy Mancini and Susan Ackermann; 15 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and sister, Virginia Pabinquit.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, Monday, November 28, 2016 at Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home. A celebration of Benjamin's life will be held at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, November 29, at the Liberty Baptist Church with Pastor Joe Hunt officiating. Interment will follow at Hampton-Veterans Memorial Gardens.

Friends are encouraged to visit www.parklawn-woodfh.com to share memories and words of condolence with the family.

Arrangements are under the care of Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home, 2551 N. Armistead Ave., Hampton, VA 23666.