Marie J. Freese

January 11, 1924 - June 29, 2017

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Marie J. (nee Frangella), of Allentown, NJ died on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at the age of 93.  Predeceased by her beloved husband, Ralph Freese (1991).  Devoted mother of Ralph Freese and his wife Candace, Carla Sedacca and her husband Paul and Elizabeth Freese.  Cherished grandmother of Matthew Sedacca and his wife Brielle, Jared Sedacca and his wife Stephanie, Jordan Elizabeth Freese, Joseph Ricco, Lea and Liza Ricco, and great-grandmother of Sloane Sedacca.  Dear sister of Elizabeth Ardire.


Marie was born in Haverstraw, NY to Bridget (nee Zariello) and Dominic Frangella.  She was a Dumont resident for over 60 years, and truly enjoyed gardening and spending time with family and friends.  Marie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt.


Visitation Monday, July 3, 2017, 11 AM – 1:00 PM, with a service immediately following at the Frech-McKnight Funeral Home, 161 Washington Avenue, Dumont.  Entombment will take place at George Washington Memorial Park, Paramus.  As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made in Marie’s memory to the Alzheimer’s Association Greater New Jersey Chapter, 3 Eves Drive #310, Marlton, NJ 08053.