Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.

Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.


Frank C. DeCesare, Jr., 55, of Dumont, died peacefully at his home surrounded by loving family on January 8, 2020.  Devoted son of Mary DeCesare (née Halvorsen).  Loving father of Frank C. DeCesare III, Brianne (John) Gorman and Michael Orsato.  Cherished grandfather of John Michael, Flynn, and Ryan.  Dear brother of Diane Rose and Dawn (Steve) Perrone.  Also survived by his former partner, Christine Boles and many loving nieces and nephews.

Frank was born in Englewood, NJ and worked in the food service industry for many years.  He was a die-hard Mets fan, nature and animal lover, and enjoyed gardening.

Funeral Mass Saturday, January 11th, 11 AM, St. Mary’s R.C. Church, Dumont.  Interment Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Tenafly.  Visiting Friday, January 10th, 3-5 & 7-9 PM at the Frech-McKnight Funeral Home, 161 Washington Ave., Dumont; www.frechmcknight.com


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Please be advised that we are open & available to serve you during your time of need following temporary guidelines set forth under NJ Executive order 107.

In order to comply with the new regulations, we are requesting that all funeral gatherings & visitations do not exceed 10 people.

We encourage friends of the family to visit our obituaries page to send condolences online. Funeral arrangements can be made via telephone and email to limit exposure. Cemeteries are also required to follow health code restrictions concerning attendance at interments and entombments.

We continue to receive updated information from the Federal Government, Center for Disease Control, and the New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association to ensure that the information provided is current.

To acquire more information visit cdc.gov/coronavirus.