Gloria J. Franceschini

Gloria J Franceschini (Smaniotto), 86, of Vineland, NJ passed away on Monday May 2, 2022.

Gloria was born on July 15, 1935 to Anthony Smaniotto and Anna Smaniotto (Scaglia).

Gloria worked at Dane Barse Elementary School and later retired from the Vineland Developmental Center.  She enjoyed farming, tending her produce stand on Oak Rd., caring for her family, going to church and attending her senior meetings and parties.

She is predeceased by her husband; Raymond “Buddy” Franceschini Sr.; sister, Lucille Wobensmith; brothers, Anthony and George Smaniotto.

Gloria is survived by her son; Raymond Franceschini Jr. and his wife Donna; brother, Richard Smaniotto and his wife Beverly; sister, Alice Sutter and many nieces and nephews.

She will be sadly missed by her family and friends.

Relatives and friends will be received on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 from 10:00am to 11:15am followed by a funeral mass at 11:30am at Christ the Good Shepherd Parish, Sacred Heart Church 1010 E. Landis Ave. Vineland, NJ. Gloria will be laid to rest at Sacred Heart Cemetery, Vineland. Arrangements are by DeMarco-Luisi Funeral Home 2755 S. Lincoln Ave., Vineland.

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