Francesca “Frances” Duggan, 98, Of Harrington Park

HARRINGTON PARK, N.J. -- Francesca “Frances” Duggan (nee Gravinese), 98, of Harrington Park, passed away at home surrounded by her children Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015. 

She was the wife of the late George.

She is survived by her loving children Richard Duggan of Dayton, Ohio and Patricia Duggan of Harrington Park, granddaughter Anna of Dayton, Ohio and many loving nieces and nephews. 

She was predeceased by her siblings, Ciro Scala, Josephine Chiefalo, Madelaine Scala, Angelina Gallo, Pasquale Gravinese, and Anna Ruggieri.

Duggan had a long career in retail sales at R.H. Macy of New York in the fashionable cosmetics department and worked for almost 30 years at the Closter Bootery.

She was a past member of the Woman’s Club of Haworth and in her earlier years participated in league bowling at the “Taaz Bowl” in Closter. She was an avid reader and always loved a good mystery.

A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Our Lady of Victories RC Church, Harrington Park with interment to follow at Maryrest Cemetery, Mahwah. 

Visiting hours are from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday at Pizzi Funeral Home, 120 Paris Ave, Northvale. 

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