Mary Frances Jentile

mary jentile

January 13, 1934 ~ July 18, 2021

Jentile, Mary, Frances (nee:Blackmon), age 87, a 66 year resident of Fort Lee, passed peacefully on Sunday July 18, 2021. Born in Charlotte, NC she was a proud veteran of the U.S Navy "Waves" and served in the Korean War.

Beloved wife of 66 years to Augustine "Gus" Jentile. Devoted mother of Patricia Bunn and her husband Eric, and Christopher Jentile and his wife Ramona. Cherished grandmother of Timothy, Scott, Carrie and Crysta. Adored Mema of Thomas, Theodore, Cameran and Carmela Rose. Dear sister of the late Bennie Triplett.

The family will receive their friends on Wednesday 4:00 – 8:00 pm at the Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street "opposite the Fort Lee Library". The funeral will leave Thursday at 12:00pm for the celebration of her funeral mass in St. Matthew's R C Church (Ridgefield) at 12:30 PM. If so desired donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association. For condolences, directions, or information (201) 944-0100 or


Mass: July 22, 2021 12:30 pm

St. Matthew┬┤s R C Church
555 Prospect Avenue
Rdigefield, NJ 07657

Visitation at Funeral Home: July 21, 2021 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Frank A. Patti & Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home
327 Main Street
Fort Lee, NJ 07024

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  1. Dear Uncle Gus, Patti, Christopher and all the Family. Our Deepest and Sincere Condolences. We will always remember our Sweet And Beautiful Aunt Fran, Her Smile and Kind Heart always. May She Rest In Eternal Peace.
    Aunt Palma, Peter, Donna, Nicholas and Rose

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