D'Elia Funeral Home

Route 70 & Vermont Avenue, Lakewood, NJ


Frank P. Fumo

11 July, 193217 May, 2020

Frank P. Fumo, age 87, of Lakewood, died Sunday, May 17, 2020 at his residence.

Frank was born in Brooklyn, N.Y. on July 11, 1932. Frank was a former employee of the New York City Department of Sanitation and later relished his job as a school bus driver helping special needs children. After leaving, New York, he and his wife divided their time between Lakewood, NJ and Ft. Myers, Florida. During his early years he was an avid hunter and enjoyed camping. He and his family travelled the United States on various camping trips. He was a fan of the New York Jets and Mets. When the opportunity presented itself, he often took his children to the Mets games. Most importantly, he loved the Sunday family dinners that included his children and grandchildren, which included his precious wife's home cooking.

He was pre-deceased by his parents, John and Eleanor Fumo and a sister, Celia Scherwitz.

Frank is survived by his wife, Laura Fumo, his children; Eleanor McLaughlin and her husband, Robert Poulin, Laura Trizzino and her husband, Carlos Ferreria, Lisa Guigno and her husband, Nick Guigno, and John Fumo and his wife, Alison Fumo; a sister, Santa Fumo Whitley; a brother, Larry Fumo; ten grandchildren; Michael McLaughlin, Mark McLaughlin, Matthew McLaughlin, Lauren Trizzino, Anthony Trizzino, Kristina Guigno, Nicholas Guigno, Joseph Guigno, Frank Fumo, and Tina Funo and three great-grandchildren.

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, a private entombment will take place. In lieu of flowers please send donations to Parkinson’s Foundation, 1359 Broadway Ste. 1509, NY, NY 10018 or Holisticare, 1144 Hooper Avenue, Toms River NJ 08753


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Deborah Mangracina

19 May 2020

My heartfelt prayers and love for a special friend of my parents and our family. My Mom and Dad shared many years in Brooklyn with Frank and Laura and followed them to Lakewood. So many great memories, card games and laughs. Frank, you will be missed by all of us. I know you will be reunited with my Mom and Dad. Love and prayers for you, Laura, and all your family. Always and Forever in our hearts.

Dan Fitzpatrick

19 May 2020

Mr Frank Fumo was a very caring family guy. He loved watching his favorite baseball team the New York Mets. He will be missed. RIP.

Doreen Arnold

19 May 2020

So very sorry for your loss...May he RIP ⚘⚘⚘

Mary A Fitzpatrick

19 May 2020

Mr. Fumo was a kind, gentle man and was always fun to be around. He loved being around his children and grandchildren. I am sorry we cannot be with you to help you shoulder your grief. The family is in our prayers.

Gloria Marotta

19 May 2020

One of the "good guys" sorry to see another gone from this great generation. Love and heart felt saddness to Aunt Laura and Fumo family......