William T. Sinton
Published in Syracuse
Post Standard on June 23, 2010
William T. Sinton June
20, 2010 William Thomas (Santobianco) Sinton, 89, died Sunday at Stonehedge
Nursing Home in Rome, NY. He was a native of Chester, PA, and served in
the U.S. Navy during WWII.
Mr. Sinton played professional football with the Washington Clippers (Redskins)
and professional baseball with the Philadelphia Phillies, Cincinnati Reds,
Syracuse Chiefs and the Syracuse Cyclones. He was inducted into the Delaware
County (PA) Hall of Fame.
He was the former owner of Sinton Barber Shop, had also managed real estate
and coached many sports teams in the Eastwood Area.
He was a communicant of Blessed Sacrament Church, a member of the American
Legion Vendetti Post, a member of the Italian American Athletic Club and
was an avid bowler.
He was predeceased by his brother, Frederick Santobianco. He is survived
by his wife of 64 years, Audrey; daughters, Carol Sinton-Adams and Donna
Gibson; a brother, Thomas (Jo) Santobianco; grandchildren, John and Melody
Doyle, and Michelle and Kristen Gibson; and great-grandchildren, Cassandra
and Steven Sears.
Funeral services are 10 a.m. Friday at Goddard-Crandall-Shepardson Funeral
Home and 10:30 a.m. in Blessed Sacrament Church.
Burial will follow in White Chapel Cemetery.
Calling hours are 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday from the funeral home, 3111 James
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.
Goddard-Crandall- Shepardson 463-4320