Frances Vacca Reinhart was born on October 7th, 1919 to Antonio and Carrie Esposito Vacca in Bayonne, NJ. Both parents emigrated from Italy and met in new York City. Most of her younger life was spent in Brooklyn, NY.
Frances was the youngest child and was surrounded by her sisters Mary, and Anna and her brother Raymond who are now deceased.
She attended Manhattan Industrial High School where she learned the art of sewing. She found a position making men's suits in Manhattan.
She met and married Henry Reinhart and settled in Forest Hills where they raised their children Lillian and Henry.
Lillian with her husband Michael gave Frances twins Jason and Alessandra.
Henry and his children Hank, Ida and Gemma came to live with Frances when Frances was 70 years old.
Frances was gifted with six great grandchildren. Nicole, Steven, Chris, Damien, Michael and Collin.
Her last six years were spent as a resident of Oznam Hall Nursing home under the care of the Carmelite Sisters.
Reaching 100 years of age we celebrate her life. Frances has gone home.
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