Francisco Montanez, 76, of Paterson, NJ passed away on Sunday, November 18, 2018. He was born in Gurabo, Puerto Rico and lived in Paterson since 1965. He was the manager of the maintenance department at Nabisco in Fair Lawn, NJ for 30 years before his retirement.
Beloved husband of Milagros Montanez (nee Roman). Devoted father of Elizabeth Melendez of New York, NY and Wilbur and Anthony Montanez of Paterson. Loving grandfather of Joshua Correa, Christian Montanez, Bianca Melendez and Gabriella Montanez. Dear brother of Ruben Montanez, Carmen Luz Lopez and the late Juan Montanez and Pedro and Jesus Aguayo. He is also survived by four great grandchilden.
Funeral from DeLuccia-Lozito Funeral Home, 265 Belmont Avenue, Haledon, NJ on Saturday at 8 AM. Funeral Liturgy at St. John the Baptist Cathedral, Paterson, NJ at 9 AM. Interment, Fair Lawn Memorial Cemetery, Fair Lawn, NJ. Visiting on Friday from 2-4 & 7-9 PM.