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Francis W. Farber, 76, Of Beacon

Francis W. Farber
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BEACON, N.Y. – Francis W. Farber, a resident of Beacon, died Thursday April 7. He was 76.

He was born Dec. 2,1939, in Binghamton, to the late William and Ann Meyer Farber.

He was a retired operating engineer with Local 137, Briarcliff Manor. He was a life member of BPO Elks Beacon #1493, St. Rocco's Society and Beacon Engine. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1958-59.

He is survived by his wife Barbara A. Pendleton; his daughter Robin Resto of Highland; two sons, Christopher Farber of Dover and Wayne Farber of Cairo; two grandchildren, Corey and Sarah Resto of Highland; his brother-in-law, Norman and his wife Judy Pendleton; his sister-in-law, Mary and George Fredrickson; and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m Tuesday at Libby Funeral Home Inc. 55 Teller Ave., Beacon. Funeral services with military honors will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Libby Funeral Home Inc. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to American Cancer Society, 121 Executive Drive #200 New Windsor, NY 12553 or the American Heart Association, PO Box 417005 Boston, MA 02241-7005.

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