Frank C. Mikusi Sr., 68 of Washington formerly of Edison, New Jersey died Monday-July 27, 2015 at the Donnell House following a 9 month illness battling cancer. He was born March 19, 1947 in South Amboy, New Jersey the son of the late Frank J. and Margaret Ihasz Mikusi Jr. Mr. Mikusi was a graduate of St. Joseph High School in Metuchen, New Jersey and was a graduate of St. Leo College in St Leo, Florida & Webster College receiving 3 Masters Degrees.
Mr. Mikusi served in the United States Navy entering in June of 1970 until July 1992 retiring with the rank of Commander. During his career in Naval service he received the National Defense Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Navy Commendation Medal, Navy Achievement Medal, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, Meritorious Unit Citation, Overseas Service Deployment Ribbon with 3 Bronze stars, Vietnam Service Medal, Vietnam Campaign Medal and the Sea Service Deployment Ribbon. He was a member of the American Legion Edwin Scott Linton Post #175 and the Immaculate Conception Church.
Mr. Mikusi loved spending time with his best friend and soulmate his wife Debbie, his kids and grandkids. He also enjoyed the casinos, watching the Pittsburgh Steelers, Penguins, Pirates and wrestling.
On May 8, 1971 he married Deborah A. “Debbie” McMorrow Mikusi who survives. Also surviving are his children, daughter; Cassandra (Todd) Barbin of Kansas, daughter; Jaimee Mikusi of Pennsylvania, son; Frank C. Mikusi Jr. of Pennsylvania, son; Dennis Mikusi of Pennsylvania & daughter; Diane (Josh) DePasquale of Virginia, 2 sisters; Evelyn Johnston of Michigan & Colleen (Robert) Davies of Indiana, 5 grandchildren; Taylor, Addyson, Camryn, Mason & Alexandra. Several nieces & nephews also survive.
Friends will be received on Sunday-August 2, 2015 from 3:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. in the Warco-Falvo Funeral Home, Inc. Wilson at E. Katherine Avenues, Washington, S. Timothy Warco, supervisor/director, Susan Falvo Warco, director, S. Timothy Warco II, director. A prayer service will be held at 9:00 a.m. on Monday-August 3, 2015 in the funeral home followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. in the Immaculate Conception Church. Entombment will follow in the Washington Cemetery Mausoleum, Washington. Full military rites will be accorded by the American Legion Edwin Scott Linton Post #175 and the United States Navy. Memorial contributions can be made to the Wounded Warrior Project at www.WoundedWarriorProject.org. Online condolences may be expressed at www.WarcoFalvoFuneralHome.com