Obituary of Francis P Fahey
Francis Patrick Fahey, age 86, entered into his eternal rest with God on Saturday, June 5, 2021.
Born and raised in Queens, NY, Frank graduated from St Joseph’s seminary in Princeton, NJ. and attended St. John’s University.
He proudly served his country in the US Navy and was assigned to the USS Intrepid from 1956-1958.
Frank married his childhood sweetheart, Cathleen and in 1972 they moved to Princeton, NJ. where they raised their five children.
Frank was instrumental in starting the West Windsor PAL Basketball League in the mid-70s and was a longtime member of Springdale Country Club.
At the age of 18 Frank began his career with AT&T working in the mailroom. He eventually worked his way up to Division Manager of AT&T Submarine Systems. He and Cathy were fortunate enough to travel the world before retiring in 1994 after 42 years with AT&T.
He was a loving father, husband, brother, son and friend to many.
Predeceased by his parents Patrick and Delia Fahey and sister Sr. Theresa Fahey, RSHM. Frank is survived by his wife of 64 years, Cathleen (Neller) Fahey; three sons Tim (Ellen); Brian (Kimbra); Rob (Renee) and two daughters Colleen (Mike) Natalicchio and Tara (Rob) Hetzel; Two sisters St. Patricia Fahey, RSHM and Barbara (John) Chiaramonte, 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren.
A Visitation will be held from 1PM-3PM and 6PM-8PM on Thursday June, 10 2021 at Mather Hodge Funeral Home 40 Vandeventer Avenue, Princeton. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10AM on Friday June, 11 2021 at St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church 216 Nassau Street, Princeton. Burial will be private.
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