Frank Magda, Jr.

August 6, 1942 - January 6, 2018

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Frank Magda, Jr., age 75, of Dumont, NJ (formerly of Passaic and Wallington) entered into eternal life Saturday, January 6, 2018, at his home.  Born in Passaic, NJ to the late Betty (neé Pashinsky) and Frank Magda, Sr., he was the beloved husband of Dolores (neé Nahorniak), devoted father of Cherilyn Magda, Jed Magda and his wife, Tamara, and Andrew Magda and his wife, Kristen.  He will be sadly missed by his cherished grandchildren, Ayden, Wyatt, Kaylee, Leah, Noah, and A.J.


Frank graduated from the McAllister School of Embalming, began his career as a funeral director at the Frech Funeral Home in 1965, and worked tirelessly, eventually becoming the owner and manager in 1993.  He retired in 2011.  He was a former member of the Bergen County Funeral Directors Association, NJ State Funeral Directors Association and White Beeches Country Club, Haworth. 


There will be no visitation at the funeral home.  Friends may visit Saturday 10 AM at St. Therese of Lisieux R.C. Church, 120 Monroe Avenue, Cresskill.  Mass of Christian Burial 10:30 AM.  Cremation will be private.  Donations in Frank’s name may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or to the Wounded Warrior Project.  Arrangements entrusted to the Frech-McKnight Funeral Home, Dumont.