Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.

Due to the COVID-19 virus, we are taking precautionary measures.


Frances Arias (nee Lanzo) passed away peacefully at home on Tuesday, January 21, 2020. Born in Jersey City, resided in Hoboken and North Bergen. She was a graduate of Dickinson High School and a parishioner of St. Francis RC Church in Hoboken. Frances was a lifelong bookkeeper. She enjoyed to crochet. Predeceased by her parents Joseph and Barbara (nee Dutkiewicz) Lanzo and two brothers, Jerome and Nicholas Lanzo. Surviving is her beloved son Darren and Fiancé Kylie Hall, two brothers Joseph Lanzo, Jr. and Anthony D’Esposito.

A Memorial Mass will be offered on Monday, February 3, 2020, 10AM at St. Francis RC Church, 308 Jefferson Street, Hoboken. Private Cremation.


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Please be advised that we are open & available to serve you during your time of need following temporary guidelines set forth under NJ Executive order 107.

In order to comply with the new regulations, we are requesting that all funeral gatherings & visitations do not exceed 10 people.

We encourage friends of the family to visit our obituaries page to send condolences online. Funeral arrangements can be made via telephone and email to limit exposure. Cemeteries are also required to follow health code restrictions concerning attendance at interments and entombments.

We continue to receive updated information from the Federal Government, Center for Disease Control, and the New Jersey State Funeral Directors Association to ensure that the information provided is current.

To inquire about more information visit cdc.gov/coronavirus.