Clara A Palancia, 93, of Franklin Park, NJ passed away Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at St. Peters University Hospital of New Brunswick, NJ. Clara was born in Brooklyn, NY. She resided in Franklin Park since 1992.
She was employed by Brooklyn College as an administrative assistant until 2006.
Predeceased by her husband John A. Palancia, parents Nicholas and Cecilia (Centrone) DiBari, a sister Mary Catalano, a brother Sylvester DiBari.
She is survived by one daughter Graceanne Palancia, two sons and daughter-in-laws John V. and Camille Palancia, Robert and Pamela Palancia, six grandchildren Jason, Danielle, Kristin Becker, Nicole, Taylor, Jennifer, two great grandchildren Steven and Isabella Becker, one sister and two brothers Theresa Sica, Thomas DiBari, Frank DiBari, and many nieces and nephews.
A Visitation will be held on Sunday March 21, 2021 from 1:00-5:00 P.M. at The M.J. Murphy Funeral Home 616 Ridge Road Monmouth Junction, NJ. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:00 A.M. Monday March 22, 2021 at St. Augustine of Canterbury Catholic Church 45 Henderson Road Kendall Park, NJ. Burial will be in Moravian Cemetery 2205 Richmond Road Staten Island, NY on Monday March 22, 2021 at 12:15 P.M.