Frank E. Cerone Jr. of Watertown CT, formerly of Newburgh, NY entered into rest peacefully with his wife and children by his side on January 4, 2018. He was 76.
Frank was a US Navy Veteran and had a successful career in medical equipment & pharmaceutical software sales. After his retirement in 2005, Frank spent much of his time teaching people about the Bible and helping friends.
Frank enjoyed spending time with his family and friends, and golfing. Frank loved working with his hands both in woodworking and stone masonry. He especially enjoyed the life and home he built in Watertown, CT with his wife Wynne of 29 years and his dog Marcus.
Frank is survived by his wife Wynne Cerone of Watertown CT, and his children Christopher Cerone and wife Lisa of Marlboro, NY, Celeste Cerone of Waterbury, CT, Melissa D’Antonio of Poughkeepsie, NY and Seth Cerone of New Britain, CT.
In addition to his children, he is survived by his grandchildren Matthew, Meghan, Devone, Sara, Dominic, Tiaynna, and Talyah. He is also survived by his brother Anthony Cerone of Port Jervis, NY and his sister Joan Carl of Poughkeepsie, NY and many cousins, nephews and nieces who loved him dearly. Frank was predeceased by his brother Nicholas Cerone.
A private funeral service will be held for family members.
A Memorial service will be held on Saturday, January 19 at 2 pm at the Woodbury Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses at 8 Carmel Hill Road, Woodbury, CT 06798.
A Memorial luncheon will be held on Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 2 pm at LiveWell Stolba Center, 1261 South Main Street, Plantsville, CT 06479.
Frank passed away from Frontotemporal Degeneration. In lieu of flowers, the family request that memorial donations be made to the:
CT FTD Foundation
PO Box 462
Marion, CT 06444
Donations can be made online at www.Ctftdfoundation.org. Please add a note to indicate donation is made in memory of Frank Cerone.
CT FTD Foundation
PO Box 462, Marion CT 06444