Francine T. Corley, Active Staff, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, died on September 29, 2007. She was currently serving as Dean of Students at Cook College.
Relatives and friends are invited to call from 2 p.m.-4 p.m. and 7 p.m.-9 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 4, at the Mather-Hodge Funeral Home, 40 Vandeventer Ave., Princeton, and also from 10 a.m.-11 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 6, at St. Stanislaus Church, East Main Street and Lansdale Avenue in Lansdale, Pa., and to attend her Funeral Mass at 11 a.m. on Saturday at St. Stanislaus Church in Lansdale. Interment will be private at Indiantown Gap National Cemetery in Annville, Pa.
Born and raised in Lansdale, Pa., Francine was the daughter of the late Frank and Teresa Angelichio Calafati. She has lived in Monmouth Junction for 10 years and had formerly lived in Hawaii while her husband, Thomas, was in the service.
Mrs. Corley was a member of the Class of 1979 of Lansdale Catholic High School and received her undergraduate degree from LaSalle University in 1983, as well as her master's degree from LaSalle in 1986.
She has worked in college administration for 11 years at Rutgers University in New Brunswick and was currently dean of students at Cook College of Rutgers University in New Brunswick.
Mrs. Corley was a communicant of St. Cecelia's Catholic Church in Monmouth Junction and was a former member of St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Lansdale. She was devoted to both her family and her career.
She is survived by her devoted husband of 17 years, Thomas P. Corley; three beloved sons, Phillip T. Corley, John P. Corley and Thomas F. Corley, all at home, and two sisters, Maria Kollar and her husband, Walter, of Newtown Square, Pa., and Nancy Calafati of Valparaiso, Ind. She was preceded in death by her sister, Stephanie Calafati, in February of this year.
For those desiring, in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Francine's name may be made to the American Cancer Society, 700 Horizon Circle, Suite 201, Chalfont, PA 18914 or Rutgers University Foundation, c/o Marie Prieur, 88 Martin Hall, Lipman Drive, Suite 111, New Brunswick, NJ 08901 would be preferred.