Frances M. Yuskaitis


Frances M. (Faasse) Yuskaitis, age 86, of Stroudsburg, PA passed away suddenly on Wednesday, October 2, 2019.  Born in Paterson, NJ, she was a longtime resident of Fair Lawn, NJ before moving to Pennsylvania 20 years ago.  She was a parishioner of St. Maximilian Kolbe Church in Pocono Pines, PA.  A woman who believed in living life to the fullest, Frances enjoyed traveling, hot air ballooning and cabaret dancing with the Village Tappers.  She was also a talented sewer.

She was a greeter with Ahart’s Market in Blakeslee, PA and prior to that was employed with Fitzmaurice Community Services in Stroudsburg, PA.  Previously, she was an X-ray technician with St. Joseph’s Hospital in Paterson from 1952-1995 and an office manager with Dr. Morris Tilson in Fair Lawn from 1978 – 1995.

Dear mother of John J., Joseph V. and wife Cindy Jo Quackenbush, Christopher J., Gregory J. and wife Cynthia, Peter G. and wife Lori, Paul G., Timothy F. and the late Jeffrey P. and late wife Elizabeth.  Dear sister of the late James Faasse and Muriel Lakawicz.  Cherished grandmother of 13 and great-grandmother of one.

The family will receive relatives and friends Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 1-4 & 6-9 pm at Vander Plaat-Caggiano Funeral Home, 13-31 Saddle River Road, Fair Lawn, NJ.  A Funeral Mass is planned for Wednesday, October 9, 2019, 10:30 am at St. Anne R.C. Church, 15-05 St. Anne Street, Fair Lawn, NJ.  Cremation will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Frances to St. Maximilian Kolbe Church, 5112 Pocono Crest Road, P.O. Box O, Pocono Pines, PA 18350, would be appreciated.

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To all of Fran's family so sorry for your loss , She was a beautiful women and friend !!! I will miss her and will remember our good times Judy and Jacky Dykeman
Judy Dykeman
Prayers to Fran’s “boys” as we knew them. Condolences to the expanding Yuskaitis family. May you remember all the good times you had with your Mother and how much she loved all of you. God will be smiling with Fran as they watch over you from heaven. Blessings from the Geary’s.
Barbara B Geary
To Fran's Children & Family, I will miss my dear neighbor very much...she was always coming or going, and we'd meet in the hall. My thoughts and prayers are with you all...may your tears turn to smiles as you share memories of Dear Fran. Love, Paulette
Paulette DiGiovanni
Our deepest condolences to the Yuskaitis family. Godspeed to the “Senior Mrs. Y.” We know you are tap dancing your way around the heavens now! So blessed to have shared part of life’s path with Fran - she was truly a inspiration... With much love & affection from All of us, Diane, Donna & Cathy, and Jack & Kate. XOXOXOXO
Donna Firriolo
A woman who brought up 8 perfect sons (according to my mom ) on her own ... had a career .. and had time for friends ....Thats pretty amazing in my book . Mrs Yuskaitis was a household name growing up .We all looked up to her. ... A well respected woman, and now an angel in heaven.
Laura Morone
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