RINGWOOD, N.J. -- Francesca Frattini, 67, of Ringwood, died Thursday, Nov. 17.
She was born Feb. 3, 1949, in Sant’ Arsencio, Italy, to Maria (Procaccio) and Arsencio Greco.
She came to America at the age of 5 and lived in Queens, N.Y. until she was married April 8, 1971. She and her husband raised their family in Ringwood. She actively was involved in her community throughout the 43 years she lived in Ringwood (i.e. Ringwood Woman’s Club, Ringwood Chamber of Commerce). She volunteered and supported the Red Ribbon Academy. She enjoyed sewing, interior design, reading, bowling and spending time with her family.
She was predeceased by her husband, James C. Frattini.
She is survived by her two children, James Frattini (Jennifer Gizzi) and Laurie Studley (Timothy Studley); grandchildren, James and Joseph Frattini, Samuel Studley and Nathan Studley; siblings, Barbara Buccola, Stella Marzot, Conrad Greco, Vincent Greco (Eleonora Valenzano), Arthur Greco (Allene Chung) and Antoinette Rudolph (Ray Rudolph).
Viewing services will be from 2-6 p.m. Sunday at Oakland Memorial Home, 330 Ramapo Valley Road, Oakland. A funeral Mass will be conducted at noon Monday at St. Mary’s Church, 17 Pompton Ave., Pompton Lakes.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Colon Cancer Challenge Foundation.