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Frank J. Perrone

Dr. Frank J. Perrone died Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at Jefferson Torresdale Hospital in Philadelphia. He was 74 years old.

Born in Philadelphia, Frank was the beloved son of the late Fred and Catherine Carsello Perrone. He was the loving father of the late Frankie H. Perrone.

Frank loved playing the piano, Sunday brunch at Tiffany’s, baseball, and collecting gadgets.

He will be missed and remembered by his cherished companion of 22 years, Katherine Gallagher; his children, Kristen Zarroli (John), Kathlyn Casale (Joe) and Jonathan Perrone; his grandchildren, Gemma Zarroli, Alexandria Harris, Liliana Perrone, Francis Perrone, Jonathan Perrone and Cassidy Perrone; his siblings, Fred Perrone, John Perrone, Joanne Christiansen and Donna Christiansen; and his faithful dog Sammy. Frank is also survived by many special nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to greet Frank’s family on Saturday, May 8, 2021 from 9:00am, until the start of his Funeral Mass, 10:00am at Maternity BVM Catholic Church, 9220 Old Bustleton Avenue in Philadelphia, PA 19115. Frank’s interment will follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Cheltenham, PA.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Frank’s memory may be made to Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in memory of Dr. Frank J. Perrone DO ‘82. Online at https://bit.ly/imoDrFrankPerrone

Or by mail to:
4180 City Ave
Institutional Advancement
Philadelphia, PA 19131
(note “in memory of Frank J. Perrone DO “82)


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Service/Memorial Information
  • Morning Visitation

    Saturday, May 8th, 2021
    9:00 AM - 10:00 AM

    Maternity B.V.M. Catholic Church
    9220 Bustleton Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19115

  • Service

    Saturday, May 8th, 2021
    10:00 AM

    Maternity B.V.M. Catholic Church
    9220 Bustleton Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19115

  • Cemetery

    Saturday, May 8th, 2021

    Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
    3301 West Cheltenham Avenue
    Philadelphia, PA 19150

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