On December 24, 2008. Age 79. Of Gloucester City. Loving Husband of 38 years to Betty Jean (nee Gruning). Loving and devoted Father of Keith Franceschini of Audubon, Kevin (Jill) Franceschini of Haddon Heights and the late Roseann (Surviving Rob) Boudwin of Las Vegas, NV. Loving Grandfather of Robin Lynn Boudwin of Las Vegas, Tyler and Andrew Franceschini of Haddon Heights.
Robert was born in Philadelphia and formerly resided in Somerdale and Lady Lake, FL before calling Gloucester City home for the last 37 years. Robert graduated from Collingswood High School class of 1947. He worked many years for Plumbers and Steamfitters Local Union #322 in Winslow Township. Robert loved camping and cooking and was a devoted fan of the Philadelphia Phillies.
At the request of the family, Funeral Services will be held privately. Memorial donations in Robert’s name to Holy Redeemer Hospice: 150 9th Avenue, Runnemede, NJ 08078. Please write in memo: Robert J. Franceschini. Expressions of sympathy can be e-mailed to the family through our funeral home website www.mccannhealey.com under online obituaries of Robert J. Franceschini. Funeral Arrangements and Inquiries may be made through: McCANN-HEALEY FUNERAL HOME: 851 Monmouth Street, Gloucester City, NJ. Phone: 856-456-1142