He was born August 27, 1918 at Wainwright, OH a son of the late Silvio and Adele Bondi Rizzardi.
Savino was a retired installer for General Telephone Co. and a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church Lafferty.
In addition to his parents, Savino was preceded in death by his wife Helen M. Paytash Rizzardi, two brothers Guido and Mario Rizzardi and two sisters Sylvia Maestle and Anna Cortinovis.
Surviving are two sons Robert (Leslee) Rizzardi, Napa, CA and John (Cindy) Rizzardi, Fremont, OH, his daughter Marge Hawthorne, St. Clairsville, OH, grandchildren Angela (Jason) Crum, Jonathan (Mona) Rizzardi, Emily Hawthorne and Jacob Hawthorne, and great-grandchildren, Anthony and Vincent Crum.
Friends will be received Monday January 7, 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the Beck- Altmeyer Funeral Home and Crematory St. Clairsville, OH where a vigil service will be held at 3:30 p.m.
Friends will also be received Tuesday from 11:30 a.m. until the time of Savino's Funeral Mass at 1 p.m. at St. Paul's Catholic Church, Flushing, OH with Fr. Frederick Kihm the Celebrant. Burial will follow in Union Cemetery St. Clairsville.
Online condolences may be offered at www.almeyer.com.