Frank Sproviero, 77, of Brookfield died April 27 at Danbury Hospital. He was the husband of Mary A. (Basile) Sproviero.

Mr. Sproviero was born Nov. 18, 1927, in Rovito Cosenza, Italy, a son of the late Salvatore and Cristina (Gualtieri) Sproviero.

He immigrated to America in 1950, settling in Bethel. Eleven years ago, he and his wife moved to Brookfield. He was a parishioner of St.
Joseph Church in Brookfield.

Besides his wife, Mr. Sproviero is survived by three brothers, Mario of Italy, Luciano of Bridgewater and Michael of Bethel; a sister, Gilda Bennardo of Bethel; and several nieces and nephews.

The Brookfield Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Donations in his memory may be made to American Heart Assoc., 5 Brookside Drive, Wallingford, CT 06492.