Frank J. Principati Jr.
1932 - 2020
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Frank J. Principati Jr.
Frank J. Principati Jr. peacefully passed away on May 18, 2020. Born on February 5, 1932, Frank was a lifelong resident of Easton, PA, before moving to Ellicott City, MD, for the last 8 years.
Frank attended Easton High School and graduated in 1950. After graduation, Frank began working at Losey & Company from July 1950 until enlisting in the Navy in August 1951. He proudly served his country from August 1951 to August 1955. After an honorable discharge, he returned to employment at Losey & Company, retiring in 1992.
In September 1953, Frank married the love of his life, Joan E. Zito.
He is survived by his daughter, Cathy Principati; daughter, Debra Abel (Gary) and their children Jessica and Jeffrey; and son, Frank Principati (Deborah) and their daughters Danna Phanos (Chris) and Stephanie.
He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Joan, on June 16, 1999.
Frank volunteered and coached youth sports teams in Forks Township for many years. More recently, he volunteered in the St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry at Church of the Resurrection.
A Memorial Service will be planned for a later time.
Memorial donations can be made to: St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry, Church of the Resurrection 3175 Paulskirk Drive, Ellicott City, MD 21042, or Gilchrist Hospice of Howard County, 11311 McCormick Road, Suite 350, Hunt Valley, MD 21031.

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Published in The Express Times on May 20, 2020.
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May 22, 2020
Our sincere sympathy to you on the loss of your father/grandfather. We always enjoyed our conversations when we saw him. Hugs and prayers to all.
Ron and Marsha Plantone
May 21, 2020
Cathy, Debbie and Frank
Sorry to hear of your Dads passing, he was a wonderful man may he rest in piece. I have so many wonderful memories of our child hood I south side. Please know you all are in my thoughts and prayers.
Kevin J Wallaesa
May 21, 2020
To the Principatti family, my prayers and condolences are with you at this difficult time. Your dad was a very kind and friendly man, having worked with him at Losey & Co., he always had a smile on his face.
Kevin Kreitz
May 20, 2020
Frankie, Debbie and Cathy - So sorry to hear of Uncle Frank's passing. I remember the fun times with the family clam bakes. May he rest in peace.
Tom Grube
May 20, 2020
Deb, Cathy and Frank - so sorry to hear of your dads passing. We sure have so many great memories of him and your mom. Condolences to all of you and your families. Love your cousins - Tom, Diane and Janis
Diane Grube
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