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Frank V Cieri

November 13, 1929 September 30, 2019
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Frank V. Cieri, died quietly on September 30, 2019 in his Hillsborough home surrounded by his family, he was 89.

Frank was born in North Bergen, NJ on November 13, 1929, the sixth and youngest child
of James and Mary Cieri. He was raised in Union City, graduating from Union
Hill High School in 1947. After graduation he served in the United States Air
Force from 1949 to 1952. He earned a Bachelors Degree in Chemistry from
Rutgers University in 1956. He worked as a Flavor and Fragrance Chemist
for 42 years, retiring in 1997 from Firmenich in Plainsboro, NJ.

He was an active member of the Hillsborough Little League serving for 24
years on the Board of Directors, 8 of those years as President.
He was instrumental in the construction of the leagues first dedicated complex on
Willow Road. He was the first chairperson of the Saint Joseph's Church Pastoral Council
serving from 1987 to 1990. He was a loyal Rutgers Football Fan for more than 65 years
30 of those years a season ticket holder.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Mary Jane (Filburn), three sons James and his wife Marie of Manville,Christopher and partner Todd of Dallas, Texas, Thomas and partner Joshua of Hillsborough, two granddaughtersChelsea and Tatiana, two great grandchildren Xavier and Mackenzie. His loving companions Munchkin and TJ.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10am on Monday, October 7, in the St. Joseph's Church, 34 Yorktown Road, Hillsborough, NJ. Entombment will follow at St Bernard's Cemetery, Bridgewater, NJ. Visiting for relatives and friends will be held on Sunday, October 6, from 2 - 5 pm in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, Frank requested donations be made to Saint Jude's Children Hospital.

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2:00 PM 10/6/2019 2:00:00 PM - 5:00 PM 10/6/2019 5:00:00 PM
Hillsborough Funeral Home

796 US Highway 206
Hillsborough, NJ 08844

Hillsborough Funeral Home
796 US Highway 206 Hillsborough 08844 NJ
United States





10:00 AM 10/7/2019 10:00:00 AM
St. Joseph's Church

34 Yorktown Rd
Hillsborough ( Millstone), NJ 08844

St. Joseph's Church
34 Yorktown Rd Hillsborough ( Millstone) 08844 NJ
United States

Cemetery Details


St. Bernard Cemetery & Mausoleum Final Resting Place

551 NJ-28
Bridgewater, NJ 08807

551 NJ-28 Bridgewater 08807 NJ
United States

Memorial Contribution

St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital


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