Performer, wife of Emmy-winning actor Alex Rocco
Sandie Rocco, wife of Emmy-winning actor Alex Rocco and a performer in her own right, died June 12 at her home in Carpinteria, Calif., after a four-year battle with cancer. She was 59.A former dancer, she was a member of both the Screen Actors Guild and AFTRA. In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, two sons, a grandson, two sisters, a brother and several nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, family suggests that donations in her name be made to: Sanctuary House, 222 West Valerio, Santa Barbara, CA 93101.