Doris G.  Fano
ONEONTA - Doris G. Fano, 92, passed away Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019, at A.O. Fox Nursing Home in Oneonta.
Born in Fall River, Massachusetts, Doris had resided in Metuchen, New Jersey, for 20 years and North Plainfield for almost 30 years before retiring to Morris in 2002. Doris remained in Morris until recently moving to Oneonta in 2017.
Doris was incredibly hard working. She owned and operated Caronette Beauty Salon for most of her career. Doris began in Scotch Plains, New Jersey and later moved the shop to North Plainfield until she retired in 2002.
Doris was a former communicant of both St. Francis Roman Catholic Church in Metuchen and St. Luke's Roman Catholic Church in North Plainfield.
She was an avid reader and later in her life enjoyed cooking, but most of all she loved spending time with her family, especially during the holidays.
As the oldest of nine children, she hosted many of the holidays at her home.
She is predeceased by her first husband, Francis Petercsak; second husband, Joseph Fano; and brother, Bob Caron.
She is survived by her son, Roger Petercsak and his fiancée, Anjam Malik; two grandchildren, Adam and Scott Petercsak; and seven siblings, Lorraine Spencer, Lucille Meyers, Annette Wright, Elizabeth Menard, Richard Caron, Lillian Kolbus and Claudette McCann.
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m., Friday, Oct. 11, at Higgins Home for Funerals, 752 Mountain Blvd, Watchung, New Jersey. Funeral services will begin at 9 a.m., Saturday, at the funeral home, followed by a 10 a.m. funeral mass at St. Luke's Roman Catholic Church in North Plainfield, New Jersey. Interment will be in Hillside Cemetery in Scotch Plains.
Published on October 8, 2019


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