Vera Franchino

Obituary of Vera Franchino

Vera M. Franchino, age 92 passed away on Friday February 16, 2018 surrounded by her beloved family. She was born in Englewood New Jersey to Salvatore and Lillian Nitopi. She is predeceased by her husband Michael Sr.

Vera is survived by her children Michael Jr and wife Lois of Nanuet, Thomas of West Nyack, Donald and wife Karen of Nanuet, Robert and wife Holly of Stony Point, Charlie and husband Arthur of Brooklyn and Mary and husband Joseph of West Nyack. She was loved by her fourteen grandchildren and eleven great grandchildren.

Vera was also loved by her many nieces, and nephews. Vera was the family matriarch. As a strong and loving mother, she was always there to listen, guide and support. For those of you who knew her, you were blessed to hear her glorious laugh. She will be dearly missed by all.

Family will receive visitors on Monday February 19th. from 4PM to 9PM at the Joseph W. Sorce Funeral Home, Inc. 728 West Nyack Road, in West Nyack, NY. A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Tuesday, February 20th at 10AM at St. Anthony Shrine Church in Nanuet, NY. Burial will follow at St. Anthony cemetery.

In lieu of flowers the family wishes that donations be made to the Wounded Warrior Project 370 7th Ave #1802 NY, NY 10001