December 1, 2011
Frances Travisano died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on 12/1/11. She was 73. Born in Jersey City, she lived in Kearny before moving to Glen Ridge 42 years ago.
Visiting will be on Saturday from 3-7 and Sunday from 2-6 pm at the Armtage and Wiggins Funeral Home 596 Belgrove Drive, Kearny (map/directions). Mass will be on Monday at 10:30 am in St. Stephens Church (map/directions). Entombment Holy Cross Cemetery (map/directions).
Fran is survived by her devoted husband, Ronald, along with her children and their spouses; Vincent Travisano (Annamarie), Philip Travisano (Andrea), Ronnie Travisano (Diane) and Laura Hurley (Michael). Sister of Joanne Diglio and the late Nicholas Bongiovanni. Also surviving are her grandchildren Paul, Chiara, Jessica, Nicholas, Patrick and Brooks.
Fran embraced life by working for others through her many volunteer positions. She was on the Board of Directors of Good Grief, a founding member and past President of The Mastery Foundation, and she was a member of The Junior League of Newark and Montclair, The Mercier Club, Friends of The Glen Ridge Library, The Glen Ridge Womans Club, Country Club and Historical Society and The Montclair Garden Club.
In lieu of flowers, kindly make a donation to Good Grief - 38 Elm Street Morristown, N.J. 07960. To leave online condolence go to www.armitagewiggins.com
Visiting - Armitage & Wiggins Funeral Home, Kearny - 3:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Visiting - Armitage & Wiggins Funeral Home, Kearny - 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Mass - St. Stephen's Church, Kearny - 10:30 a.m.
Entombment - Holy Cross Cemetery, North Arlington
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