Frank, Eugene “Gene”
Frank, Eugene “Gene” age 85 of Hampton Twp., NJ passed away Tuesday December 8, 2020 following a few weeks of declining health. Gene passed away peacefully with his beloved wife Lucila and daughter Cristina by his side. Born and raised in Gorizia, Italy November 14, 1935 to Antonia and Cristina (nee Poberai) Frank, Gene and his family left post War Italy behind in 1952 to start a new life in New Jersey.
Mr. Frank proudly served in the United States Navy during the Korean War. He had a long career retiring as the Vice President of BMSC Building Management in New York, NY. In 1985 he met his wife Lucila (nee Angarita) Frank and they spent thirty-five wonderful years in their Hampton Twp. home.
Survivors include his beloved wife Lucila whom his love will always be in her heart. Also surviving are his children Cristina Frank and her husband John Read VII, Jason Frank, Heide Engle and her husband Rick Engle as well as his grandchildren.
Visitation will be held Monday December 14, 2020 from 5 to 7:30 PM with Funeral Services beginning at 7:30 PM in the Iliff-Ruggiero Funeral Home, 156 Main St. (Rt. 206), Newton, NJ. In lieu of flowers memorials in Eugene’s memory may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society www.lls.org Online condolences through www.iliff-ruggierofuneralhome.com