"To be absent from the body, is to be present with the Lord…."
Francis A. Marsico, 60 of Mechanicsburg, was called home to be with the Lord on Monday, February 18, 2013, from his home surrounded by his loving family. Frank was born to Mary and Samuel A. (Rip) Marsico on October 26, 1952, in Steelton.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary E. Marsico, and grandson, Robbie Levine. He is survived by his loving wife of 27 years, Bobbie (Ridge)Marsico; his father, Samuel "Rip" Marsico; brothers and sisters'-in-law, Ronald and Elaine, Samuel and Cheryl, Timothy and Maryann, Michael and Renee, Ruthann Ridge, Claudia and Russ Fickes, Patti and Gene Schubauer; daughter Angela (Marsico) Rodery and son-in-law Floyd, daughter Dana Lanzino, son Mike Sheely and daughter-in-law Toni, son Mark Sheely, daughter Tammi Jones and son-in-law Dwayne, daughter Tiffany Levine and son-in-law Seymour; grandchildren, Ashley, Tiffany, Mark, Nolan, Cole, Alexander, Alexis, Aliyah, Ariana, Brittany, Maggie, William, Natalie, Jacob, Carlyle, Luke, Olivia and Tommy, and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Frank served in the Air National Guard and was the founder and owner of Homespec Home Inspections. He recently retired in order to dedicate his life to his passion of teaching the word and serving Jesus through his Kingdom Builders for Christ Ministries.
A viewing will be held 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Thursday, February 21, 2013 in the Neill Funeral Home, 3501 Derry St., Harrisburg. Also, a visitation will be held 10:00 AM followed by the Funeral Service at 11:00 AM Friday, February 22, 2013 at Christian Life Assembly, 2645 Lisburn Rd., Camp Hill, PA. He will be laid to rest at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Mechanicsburg. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Christian Life Assembly for Special Ministries, 2645 Lisburn Rd., Camp Hill, PA 17011.