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Francis L. Scano

December 7, 1941 July 27, 2018
Francis L. Scano
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Obituary for Francis L. Scano

Poughkeepsie - Francis L. Scano, 76, a lifelong area resident, died Friday, July 27, 2018, at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie.
Born December 7, 1941 in Poughkeepsie, he was the son of the late Damiano “Frank” and Anna Scano (Daniels). He was a 1959 graduate of Arlington High School.
A Vietnam Veteran, Frank proudly served in the United States Navy aboard the aircraft carrier, USS America.
He worked for Central Hudson for over thirty years until his retirement.
Mr. Scano enjoyed boating, fishing and traveling with his wife. But his greatest love was his family, especially his grandchildren.
In 1966, at our lady of Mt. Carmel Church, he married the love of his life Palma A. Ranco. Mrs. Scano survives at home.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughter, Nicole Schwiebert, and her husband, William, of Wappingers Falls; two grandsons, Nicholas Joseph Scano, and his mother, Rochelle Neczesny, and William Francis Schwiebert; daughter-in-law, Hillary Scano, of Poughkeepsie; sister, Maria Scano, of Poughkeepsie; brother, Anthony Scano, of Hyde Park; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his son, Steven Francis Scano, on July 6, 2017.
Calling hours will be from 4 to 8 pm, Monday, July 30th at Sweet's Funeral Home, Rte. 9, Hyde Park.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 am, Tuesday, July 31st at Our Lady of the Rosary Chapel of St. Peter’s Parish, 185 Hudson View Drive, Poughkeepsie.
Entombment with military honors will follow in the mausoleum at St. Peter's Cemetery, Poughkeepsie.
In lieu of flowers, Frank's family respectfully requests memorial donations be made in his name to the Warrior Canine Connection, 14934 Schaeffer Road, Boyds, MD 20841. (
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4:00 PM 7/30/2018 4:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 7/30/2018 8:00:00 PM
Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc.

4365 Albany Post Rd.
(Route 9)
Hyde Park, NY 12538

Sweet's Funeral Home, Inc.
4365 Albany Post Rd. Hyde Park 12538 NY
United States

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10:00 AM 7/31/2018 10:00:00 AM
Our Lady of the Rosary Chapel of St. Peter's Church

185 Hudson View Drive
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

Our Lady of the Rosary Chapel of St. Peter's Church
185 Hudson View Drive Poughkeepsie 12603 NY
United States

Cemetery Details


St. Peter's Cemetery Final Resting Place

171 Salt Point Turnpike
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603

171 Salt Point Turnpike Poughkeepsie 12603 NY
United States

Memorial Contribution

Warrior Canine Connection

14934 Schaeffer Road
Boyds , MD 20841

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