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Sonny Franzese Dies Aged 103 Years Old

The former Colombo Crime Family underboss and father of Michael Franzese the former Colombo Capo, has passed away at the grand age of 103. Not an age many mobsters live to! From 1964 to 1967 Sonny was underboss in the Colombo Crime Family, a period where Joe Colombo led the family until his demise in 1971 when he was shot and put into a coma. In 1967 Sonny was sent to prison for 50 years…

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