Frank I. Hefferen, III passed peacefully on April 27th, 2014 surrounded by his immediate family. Born in Jamaica, NY he lived in Long Island and Manhattan, NY before moving to Branchburg, NJ 35 years ago.
He graduated from Georgetown University and earned a masters degree from Yale University. He served in the United States Army and was a television producer/director for many years. His greatest hobby was being a numerologist and helping others, especially young people.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Bernadette Hefferen of Branchburg; cherished daughter and son-in-law, Alicia & Paul Podlaski; and treasured granddaughter, Addison Podlaski, all of Branchburg. He is also survived by his siblings; Stephen Hefferen, Michael Hefferen, Peter Hefferen (Konnie), and Christopher Hefferen (Carrie). His parents, Francis I. Hefferen, II and Grace Hefferen, predeceased him.
Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9pm on Thursday, May 1st at Cusick Funeral Home, 80 Mountain Avenue, Somerville, NJ 08876. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, May 2nd at 10:15am at St. Ann Church, 45 Anderson Street, Raritan, NJ 08869.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in his name to the American Cancer Society, Eastern Division, 120 Washington Street, Morristown, NJ 07960.