A memorial service in honor of, Frank L. Mauro, 85, who passed away on Friday, August 1, 2014 at the Stuart F. Meyer Hospice House after a long illness will be held on Sunday, August 17, 2014
from 2:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M. for family and friends at Clymer Funeral Home & Cremations. Frank was born on October 31, 1928 in Passaic, NJ. To the late Frank and Mary (Minnicone) Mauro of Wood-Ridge, NJ. He was a long time resident of Wood-Ridge and attended schools there. Frank was inducted into the U.S. Army in January of 1951 during the Korean War and was sent to Germany where he served in the 29th Heavy Tank Battalion. Upon his discharge from the Army he went to work for a painting contractor for many years. He also worked for ITT Avionics in Clifton, NJ. as a maintenance painter for 11 years before retiring in 1993. He married his longtime sweetheart, Barbara Jean Curtis of East Rutherford, NJ. In 1956. In 1995 Frank and Barbara moved to Palm Coast, Florida. Frank loved his family, home, gardening, sports, racing, and traveling. Two of his favorite pastimes were making miniature army tanks and listening to his extensive Frank Sinatra music collection. He also belonged to the American Legion Post 1000 New Jersey. Frank is survived by his beloved wife Barbara, two daughters - Bonnie Jean (Tom) Dwyer of Westboro, MA. - and Nancy Lee (Charles) Cangialosi of Palm Coast. Four Grandsons - Frank Cangialosi, U.S. Army, Fort Bliss, El Paso, Texas - Andrew Cangialosi of Palm Coast, Thomas Dwyer Jr. of Marlboro, MA. - Mark Dwyer of Salem, MA. - and one Granddaughter, Christine Lynn Cangialosi of Palm Coast, - also two Great Grandsons - Landen (Frank) Cangialosi and Mason (Andrew) Cangialosi, both of Palm Coast. Frank was predeceased by his two brothers, Alex and Glen Mauro. Donations can be made in Frank's memory to the Stuart F. Meyer Hospice House, 150 Memorial Medical Pkwy., Palm Coast, FL 32164. The family of Mr. Mauro entrusted the arrangements to Clymer Funeral Home & Cremations.
Clymer Cremations & Funeral Home
39 OLD KINGS RD N PALM COAST, FL 32137
Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Aug. 10, 2014