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Francis J. Marano

Obituary for Francis J. Marano

August 18, 2018
Buckingham, Pennsylvania


Francis J. Marano, age 90, of Buckingham, Pennsylvania, passed away on August 18th, 2018. He was born in Highland Park, New Jersey and attended St. Paul the Apostle Grammar School, graduating from Highland Park High School in 1946, and from Rider College with an Associate's Degree in Business in 1948. He worked for PSE&G for 33 years. He was ordained a permanent deacon for the Diocese of Metuchen in 1984, serving at Saint Matthias in Somerset, New Jersey for eight years.

Francis was a very loving person. His whole life was devoted to his church, family, and friends. In his previous parish of Saint Matthias, he was a member of the Holy Name Society and a member of the Serra Club in the Diocese of Metuchen, also serving as president. He cherished all of his friends, and he was always interested in helping others. He saw the good in everyone, and he was dedicated to everything that he did.

Francis is predeceased by his wife, Anna M. Marano. She was his best friend for 69 years and wife for 67 years. He is survived by his daughter Jennifer and her husband Peter Coleman; and his granddaughter Courtney.

Visitation will be held at the Leaver-Cable Funeral Home, Rte. 202 & Quarry Road, Buckingham, Pennsylvania, on Tuesday from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. There will also be a visitation on Wednesday from 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe, 5175 Cold Spring Creamery Rd, Buckingham, Pennsylvania. Mass will follow at 10 a.m., and a private burial will follow at Resurrection Cemetery in Piscataway Township, New Jersey.

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