Frances Helen DiCianni - age: 76
(March 24, 1939 to December 26, 2015
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her Liturgy of Christian Burial to be offered at 10:30 a.m. on Friday, January 29, 2016 at St. Christopher R.C. Church, 1050 Littleton Rd., Parsippany. Visiting hours will be on Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at the Par-Troy Funeral Home, 95 Parsippany Road, Parsippany, NJ.
Frances H. DiCianni, 76, died on December 26, 2015, in Scarborough, ME after a brief illness.
A loving wife and mother, Fran was born in the Bronx and grew up in Mt. Vernon, N.Y. She was a supervisor at the Commercial Union Insurance Co. in New York City where she met Vincent, her husband of 15 years, a professional musician and department manager.
They married in 1968 and lived in Queens with his sons, Albert, Vincent, and Louis before moving to Parsippany in 1970 where she was a resident for 28 years with their children Thomas and Matthew. She then lived in Rockaway, NJ before moving to Portland, ME in 2008.
Fran was an avid reader with a love of music, travel, and her family. She was a professional photographer in the 1970s. She then moved into sales as a manager with Avon before becoming a Realtor.
She was predeceased by her husband, Vincent in 1983.
Fran is survived by her sons: Thomas and his wife, Wendi, their children: Luke and Isabella, Matthew and his wife, Johanna, their daughters: Addison and Piper, Albert and his wife, Jo Ann, Vincent and his daughters: Nancy and Victoria, and Louis and his sons: David and Marc.