True Mob Wife Tina Franzese Dies at 77


Tina Franzese, wife of infamous Colombo mobster John "Sonny" Franzese, died on Easter Sunday. She was 77.

I knew Mrs. Franzese, had hours-long conversations with her when I did a story on Sonny.

Comments

Popular Stories

Was Bronx Shooting Retaliation for Sally Daz's Dad, a Luchese Associate?

Howard Beach Bonanno Mobster, Newspaper Publisher Sought to Threaten Sex Assault Victim

How the Mafia Helped the Allies Win WWII

Hoodwinked: Restaurateur on Ramsay's Kitchen Nightmares Was a Mobster

Bonanno Mobster Shot Multiple Times in the Bronx in Attempted Gangland Hit

South Brooklyn Bust: Five Mobsters Nailed for Racketeering, Loansharking, Illegal Gambling

East Coast LCN Enterprise Capo in Genovese Crime Family Sentenced

Archive

Show more