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John Russell Farace

John Russell Farace
  • October 24, 1946 - December 12, 2017
  • Franklinton, Louisiana

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“chris w. garon. ”
1 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“Roslyn, Michael, Theresa & fly. And John Russell's fly. I was shocked to read about John Russell. I haven't seen him in years, but he always was so...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: Charlene Matise Gratia - LA

“So sorry for your lose ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Carol McGovern - Marrero, LA

“The best husband, father, grandpa and friend I've ever had the pleasure of knowing. I am glad you took a chance on me and loved me so well. I'm...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Margue Farace - Franklinton, LA

“Johnny was a wonderful neighbor and friend. Always a smile and always looking for ways to help others. A truly good man. ”
5 of 12 | Posted by: Kathryn Martin - Ponchatoula, LA

“My thoughts and prayers to the family ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Dominic Farace - Amsterdam

“Michael, Theresa and all of John Russell's family we were sorry to here this and will not be able to attend the services tomorrow. We love you and...Read More »
7 of 12 | Posted by: Law and Wanda Ponder - Amite, LA

“Bridget, Laura and Irene, I am a cousin of John Russels. My prayers are with all of you at this time. ”
8 of 12 | Posted by: Diane Smith - Livingston, LA

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9 of 12 | Posted by: A friend

“Bridget, Laura and Irene I'm so sorry about your dad's passing. You're in my thoughts and prayers. May God Bless and Comfort each of you with his...Read More »
10 of 12 | Posted by: Jo Ellen Patanella-Marten - LA

“Praying for you and your family! ”
11 of 12 | Posted by: Frances Anderson - Hammond, LA

“So sorry to hear of John Russell's passing. May God grant your family peace and comfort at this time in your life. ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Bill and Freddie Cory - Natalbany, LA


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John Russell Farace passed away on Tuesday, December 12, 2017, at the age of 71. He was born on Thursday, October 24, 1946 in New Orleans, Louisiana to the late Mattie Orlando Farace and the late Russell Farace. He was a resident of Franklinton, Louisiana. John was a retired school teacher from the Tangipahoa Parish School System. He enjoyed tending to his yard, and spending time with family and friends. He was an incredible man who will be deeply missed.

John is survived by his wife, Maragaret "Margie" Nussbaum Farace; daughters, Bridget, Laura, and Irene Farace; step-daughter, Adrienne Weathers; brother, Michael Farace; sister, Roslyn Farace; grandchildren, Roman Derise, Dillon, Connor, and Tyler Hartman, and Nevaeh and Trae Richardson.

He was preceded in death by his father, Russell Farace; mother, Mattie Orlando Farace; first wife, Janet McMurray Farace; and step-daughter, Amanda Weathers.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the visitation at St. Joseph Catholic Church, 255 North 8th Street, Ponchatoula, Louisiana 70454, on Saturday, December 16, 2017 from 9:30am until the Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am.

Interment will follow in Ponchatoula Cemetery.

To view and sign the family guest book, please visit www.harrymckneely.com.