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Frances M. (nee-Payack) Glackin

July 21, 1923 - April 29, 2021

Loved by all who knew her


Service Date: May 5, 2021

In Lieu of Flowers: New Jersey Audubon Society

Obituaries » Frances M. (nee-Payack) Glackin

Frances M. (nee-Payack) Glackin passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 29, 2021. She was 97.

She was born in Whippany, NJ on July 21, 1923 to Frank Payack and Anna Boba.

Frances was a homemaker but also held various jobs over her lifetime and worked for 10 years at the Troy Hills Center as a housekeeper. In her spare time, she loved to knit and crochet and made many gifts for relatives and friends. She also loved listening to audio books and making sure the bird feeder was always full. Her best friends were her two cats – who never left her side!

Frances was loved by many and will be deeply missed.

She is predeceased by her husband, Frank, her daughter, Melissa, her brothers; Frank, Peter, Joe, Tom and her sisters; Doris and Mildred

Survivors include: her daughters; Kathleen Christie and Patricia McGuinness, her grandsons; Robert and Daniel, and her great-granddaughter, Bobbi Ann.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her visitation on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 from 11:00am-12:00pm at the Par-Troy Funeral Home, 95 Parsippany Road, Parsippany. (973)887-3235. Internment: St. Mary’s Cemetery, Whippany. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in her memory to New Jersey Audubon Society,