Whimsical 05

MaryAnn (Rokjer) Franco

March 26, 1948 ~ August 24, 2019 (age 71)


Wynantskill-MaryAnn Rokjer Franco, 71 passed away suddenly on Saturday August 24, 2019 at St. Peter’s Hospital surrounded by her loving family.

Born and raised in Troy, she was the daughter to the late Robert Rokjer, Sr. and Joan Byron Rokjer.

MaryAnn worked for Cluett & Peabody and retired from Rensselaer County as a legal secretary.

MaryAnn is survived by her children Anthony Franco, Jr. of Wynantskill, Sara Franco of Wynantskill and Jenna Franco (Jeremy Bleakley) of Johnsonville, her grandchildren Travis Bleakley, Vera Bleakley and Madilynn Franco, her siblings Barbara (Lawrence) Goudreau, Linda (the late Walter) McClure, Francis Rokjer, Robert Rokjer, Jr., Michelle (Joe) Lecuyer, her former husband Anthony Franco, Sr., also survived by several nieces and nephews. MaryAnn was predeceased by her brother Larry Rokjer and sister Susan Williamson.

Family and friends are invited and may call from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm on Thursday, August 29, 2019 at the Wynantskill Funeral Home, 294 Whiteview Road, Wynantskill, NY 12198. Funeral mass 10:00 am on Friday August 30, 2019 at St. Michael the Archangel Church 175 Williams Road, Troy. Burial to follow at Cemetery, Troy. Memorial donations in memory of Maryanne may be made to Susan G. Komen, Breast Cancer Awareness at https://ww5.komen.org/Donate/Donate.html

Please visit www.wynantskillfh.com. 

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of MaryAnn (Rokjer) Franco, please visit our floral store.


August 29, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Wynantskill Funeral Home
294 Whiteview Road
Wynantskill, NY 12198

Funeral Mass
August 30, 2019

10:00 AM
St. Michael The Archangel Church
175 Williams Road
Troy, NY 12180


Susan G. Komen for the Cure
5005 LBJ Freeway, Suite 250, Dallas TX 75244
Tel: 1-877-465-6636
Web: http://www.komen.org/

© 2020 Wynantskill Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA