Michael A. DiFrancesco

DiFrancesco, Michael, A. age 69, a life-long resident of Englewood Cliffs, passed on to eternal life on Wednesday April 28, 2021.   Born in the Bronx, Michael was a carpenter who started his career in the Union and completed his career retiring  from his own successes “Mike’s Mechanical” of Englewood Cliffs. Fond of the outdoors, you could often find him piloting his boat surrounded by family and friends. Michael had an affinity for cars, and became an avid NASCAR fan, introducing his love of the sport to his kids. 


Beloved husband of Angela Di Francesco (nee: Juliano).   Devoted father of Keri Stocker and her husband Gary, Kevin DiFrancesco and his wife Julie, Frank Machinski and his wife Robyn, and Stephen Machinski and his fiancé Laurie.   Cherished grandfather of Frankie, Alexandra, Daniella, A.J., James, and Luci.   Dear brother of Robert DiFrancesco and his wife Karen.


The family will receive their friends on Sunday 2-6 pm  atthe Frank A. Patti and Kenneth Mikatarian Funeral Home 327 Main Street “opposite the Fort Lee Library”.  The funeral will leave Monday at 10:30 am for the celebration of his funeral mass in Madonna  R.C. Church at 11:00 AM.   For condolences, directions, or information  call (201) 944-0100 or www.frankpatti.com.