Samuel S. Perniciaro, 92, of Plainville, CT., died Saturday, July 25, 2015 at The Summit at Plantsville. Sam was born in Passaic, New Jersey and was the son of the late Joseph and Jennie (Niosi) Perniciaro. He was a member of Our Lady of Mercy Church and worked as a custodian for the Plainville School System and Landers, Frary & Clark in New Britain for twenty four years. Sam is survived by his daughter Janice Gauvin and her husband Robert of Plainville, CT, his brother Frank Perniciaro and his wife Terry of Golden, Colorado, his two grandchildren Nicole and Monica, and several nieces and nephews, Sam was predeceased by his two brothers Thomas and Anthony Perniciaro and his two sisters Connie Williams and Vita Talar. Funeral Rites for Sam will be held Saturday , August 1, 2015 at 9 a.m. at Our Lady of Mercy Church, 94 Broad St., Plainville, CT., followed by a Liturgy of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Mercy Church. Committal service and final resting place will be in St. Mary Cemetery, 1141 Stanley St., New Britain, CT. Relatives and friends may call at the Paul A. Shaker Funeral Home, 764 Farmington Ave., New Britain, CT., Friday from 5 – 7 p.m. Directions to funeral home I-84 east or west, exit 37 (Fienemann Rd) right off exit – one mile down on right. To extend condolences to the Perniciaro family or to share a memory of Sam, please visit shakerfuneralhome.com.