Frank "Chitch" Pace, 92 of Franklinville passed away peacefully Friday, February 23, 2018 surrounded by his family. Frank was born in Philadelphia, PA in 1925 to the late Sebastian Pace and Anna (Scarsone) Pace and was raised in Landisville before serving in the US Army during WWII.
Frank worked as an auto mechanic at Sears Roebuck & Co for 30 years before he retired to work on his farm. Frank was a resident of Franklin Twp for more than 65 years where he enjoyed farming, working on cars and tractors, watching The Phillies and Eagles play, and spending time with his family and friends.
Frank is predeceased by his beloved wife of 49 years, Mary (Mottola) Pace; brothers, Salvatore Pace, Sebastian Pace, John Pino, Vincent Pino, Michael Pino, and sisters, Connie (Pace) Pustizzi and Mary (Pino) Martino.
Frank is survived by his longtime companion, Ruth Baker; brothers, Dominic Pace and Anthony Pace; sister, Ida (Pace) Hayes; many nieces, nephews, and Godchildren.
Family and friends will be received on Thursday morning, March 1, 2018 from 9am to 10:30am at the DeMarco-Luisi Funeral Home, 2755 S. Lincoln Ave., Vineland with funeral services to follow at 10:30am. Frank will be laid to rest at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Vineland. Memories, thoughts and prayers may be extended to the family by visiting dlfuneral.com.