Alfonsina “Fran” Neri

April 4, 1937 - August 23, 2019

Alfonsina “Fran” Neri, age 82, of Townsend, DE, passed away on Friday, August 23, 2019.

Born in Italy on April 4, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Pio and Hilda (Talucci) Pepe. Fran worked as a food service manager/greeter at BJ’s for 18 years. She was a devoted member of St. Joseph’s R.C. Church.

In addition to her parents, Fran was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick J. Neri. She is survived by her children, Hilda Koach of Townsend, Peter Neri of Canton, NC and Maria Truex of Covington, KY; 5 grandchildren; and 3 great grandchildren.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 1 pm until 2 pm on Monday, August 26, 2019, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 275 East Main Street, Middletown, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 2 pm. Interment will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Fran’s memory to the National Kidney Foundation, 30 East 33rd St., New York, NY 10016.


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9 Condolences for Alfonsina “Fran” Neri

  • So sorry for your loss. You have wonderful memories to hold in your heart. Hugs and blessings.

  • So sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers. I’m glad I got to know Fran while you were in Parkside.

  • My dearest Fran/ mom;
    i shall hold near & dear in my heart ❤ “ALWAYS & 2-cherish/ 2-treasure ALL the WONDERFUL moments/ memories between just u & i… 4-EVER & 4-ALWAYS…” THANK-u; for ur kindness & LOVE ❤ it does not go unrecognized or unappreciated & i shall carry it with me in/ through my life’s journey; until… ur words of wisdom resonates to this day & shall they in each & everyday there forward… it was not only an honour; but a privilege to have known you, im so truly glad that our paths had crossed in this lifetime… what a truly remarkable woman/ spirit are you… my dearest Fran/ mom; u shall live on in the lives & in the hearts ❤of those who’s lives u have touched & that are left behind… may you b at peace now & in the arms of ur beloved husband & all ur loved ones who have gone b4 u… in the presence of His Amazing Grace~ Amen ✝ *my sincere & deepest heartfelt condolences to the Neri Family, may reflection; lift u up in Loving Memory~ Blessed Be ✝ farewell my LOVE ❤ until we meet again… ALL MY LOVE… nitey-nite 😘

  • My sincerest and deepest condolences to the Neri family. I had the privilege of knowing Mrs Fran through working together at BJ’s and each time we worked the door together we always spoke of food and shared recipes They are my Fondest Memories of such a huge Hearted Woman💕🙏

  • I’m truly sorry for you loss. Fran was a beautiful person inside and out. You and your family are in our prayers. We have a lot of wonderful memories with Fran I will cherish then forever.

  • Frannie will be missed by all of us! She was an amazing lady and was so much loved. I’m going to miss my linguini and clam sauce and her instructions. ❤️❤️❤️

  • Maria my heart goes out to you and your family. So very sorry for your loss. Love and prayers. Pam VanHook

  • My dearest beautiful friend I will miss u soo much thank u for your kindness friendship and making me laugh always and for being there when I needed an ear to hear my problems I will miss u and love you forever until we meet again. 😘😘😘😘your friend always Maria Zarco

  • So sorry for the loss of this wonderful lady. I only had the pleasure of knowing her for a short time but she really made a great impression on me. She will be missed. My prayers and thoughts are with her family at this sad time.