PLEASANTVILLE, N.Y. – Francis P. Glinski, a lifelong Pleasantville resident, died Jan. 12. He was 80.
He was born Oct. 17, 1932, in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Joseph and Mary Fitzpatrick Glinski. A Korean War veteran, he loved his country, his family said.
He is survived by six children, Loraine, Laura, Francis Jr., Lynette, Kara and Katy; a daughter-in-law, Patti; a son-in-law, John; his friend, Anna; two brothers, George and Bernard; 15 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Glinski was predeceased by his wife of 51 years, the former Joyce Karp; an infant daughter, Mary; a son, Steven; a brother, Roy; and sister, Martha.
Visitation is from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at Hawthorne Funeral Home. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m., Wednesday, at Holy Innocents Church in Pleasantville. Burial with military honors will follow at All Souls Cemetery in Pleasantville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Holy Innocents Church or the Pleasantville Senior Center, attn: Virginia Pancotti, 1A Clinton St., Pleasantville, NY 10570.