Obituary of Frank A. Parrillo Jr.
Frank A. Parrillo Jr. of Debary, Fl formerly of Flanders, NJ died peacefully in his sleep. He fought a yearlong and valiant battle against cancer. Frank touched the lives of many with his kindness, warmth, and unwavering love. Frank was not just a husband, father, son, friend or colleague but a beacon of light and joy in our lives. As we reflect on the cherished memories we shared with Frank, let us remember him for his infectious laughter, his comforting presence, and the countless moments of happiness he brought into our lives. Frank was an avid NY Giants fan and he enjoyed fly fishing and model trains but most importantly, he cherished his time with his family and many friends.
Frank's legacy will live on in the countless lives he touched, and his spirit will forever be a source of inspiration to us all. He is survived by his wife Catherine and his daughter Alexandra. He also leaves behind his parents, Frank Sr and Marian Parrillo and a sister Geralyn Tygar and many loved aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. His family extended beyond blood relatives to brothers and sisters in law and friends, who became family.
Frank's Life Celebration will include a visitation on Wednesday, January 17th from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm and again from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Leber-Lakeside Funeral Home, 150 Landing Road, Landing, NJ. There will be a Catholic Prayer Service offered at 8:30 pm on Wednesday evening also at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers the family asks a donation be made to the UF Foundation in care of: The UF Health Cancer Center, Attn: Mr. Dan Hoffman, PO Box 100243, Gainesville, FL 32610 to support the research of Dr. Bently Doonan to help others get the care they need or to a charity close to their heart.