Frank Parrillo, Sr.

Obituary of Frank A. Parrillo, Sr.

Frank A. Parrillo, Sr. of Hopatcong, NJ passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 27, 2024 at Merry Heart Assisted Living surrounded by his loving family.  He was 86 years old.  Frank was born on May 28, 1937 in Newark, NJ to the late Benjamin and the late Catherine (Cerone) Parrillo.

Mr. Parrillo was an accountant with West Electric Company in Newark and AT&T in Bedminster for many years before retiring. He was a longtime resident of Hopatcong, a member of the Knights of Columbus and a faithful and devout parishioner of St. Jude RC Church in Hopatcong.

Frank took great pride in the keeping of family traditions and loved to decorate for the holidays.  He was a very patriotic man and proudly served his country in the United States National Guard. Frank enjoyed Sunday dinners and attending parades but most importantly, he loved spending time with his cherished family. 

Frank is survived by his beloved wife of 59 years, Marian (nee Sebold), his devoted daughter, Geralyn Tygar and her husband, Scott, his cherished grandchildren; Christopher Tygar, Dana Tygar and Alexandra Parrillo and his daughter-in-law, Catherine Parrillo.   He was pre-deceased by his son, Frank A. Parrillo, Jr. on January 10, 2024 as well as his nine siblings.

Frank’s Life Celebration will include a visitation on Thursday, April 4th from 3:00 to 7:00 pm at Leber-Lakeside Funeral Home, 150 Landing Road, Landing, NJ 07850.  There will be a funeral mass offered on Friday, April 5th at 10:00 am at St. Jude RC Church, 40 Maxim Drive in Hopatcong, NJ.  Frank will be laid to rest at Holy Cross Cemetery in North Arlington, NJ.  All services are entrusted to the Leber-Lakeside Funeral Home of Landing, NJ. For memorial donations please consider St. Jude RC Church in Hopatcong, NJ.

** The funeral mass location has been changed to St. Kateri, 427 Sparta Road, Sparta, NJ at 10:00 am.  St. Jude's Church has no power due to the storm. **



3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Thursday, April 4, 2024
Leber-Lakeside Funeral Home
150 Landing Road
Landing, New Jersey, United States


10:00 am
Friday, April 5, 2024
St. Jude Church
40 Maxim Drive
Hopatcong, New Jersey, United States


12:00 pm
Friday, April 5, 2024
Holy Cross Cemetery
340 Ridge Road
North Arlington, New Jersey, United States
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