Francis Glenning

Obituary of Francis Xavier Glenning

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Francis Xavier Glenning, 77, of Seaville, NJ passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, February 13, 2022 in Shore Medical Center, Somers Point, NJ. Born in Philadelphia, PA to the late Francis and Berenice (nee Dawson) Glenning. He was a graduate of North Catholic High School class of 1962. He served with the Army National Guard until his Honorable Discharge in 1966. Fran had been in the restaurant business most of his life working in all positions from bartender, bouncer, general manager at Jimmy’s Milan in Center City to owner of Glenning’s Sailfish Cafe in Margate. After retiring, he got to enjoy his loves: tennis, the beach, and above all, his family. Surviving are his wife, the love of his life, Anne D. (nee Schmidt) Glenning, who he had just celebrated 53 years of marriage, daughters: Jenny (Brian) Perry and Liz Glenning and her partner Jay Wagner, grandchildren: McKayla, Aidan, Finnegan, Seamus, Dylaney, Michael Gene and great granddaughter: Eleanor Jane. Also surviving are a brother: Michael (Virginia) Glenning, sister: Denise (Joseph) Ashton, many nieces and nephews, and his 5th St. tennis crew in Ocean City. He was predeceased by his sister, Berenice Meldrum and her husband Lawrence. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Friday, February 18, 2022 at 11 o’clock at Church of the Resurrection of St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish, 200 West Tuckahoe Road, Marmora, NJ where friends may call from 10 o’clock until time of mass. Burial will follow with Military Honors in Seaside Cemetery, Palermo, NJ. Memorial contributions are requested to CASA, 321 Shore Road, Ste 1, Somers Point, NJ 08244. Condolences may be left for the family at www.godfreyfuneralhome.com
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February

Memorial Visitation at Main Service

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Friday, February 18, 2022
Church Of The Resurrection Of St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish
200 West Tuckahoe Road
Marmora, New Jersey, United States
Friday
18
February

Mass

11:00 am
Friday, February 18, 2022
Church Of The Resurrection Of St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish
200 West Tuckahoe Road
Marmora, New Jersey, United States
Friday
18
February

Final Resting Place

12:30 pm
Friday, February 18, 2022
Seaside Cemetery
559 South Shore Road
Palermo, New Jersey, United States
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