, 89, passed away at Wynwood House in Centre Hall, PA on June 12. She was born in Brooklyn, NY, the daughter of William and Stella (Furcz) Gniazdowski. Her father died when she was 10 years old, and she relocated to Bayonne. She became the step-daughter of Stanley Siekierski. She has lived most of her life in Bayonne. She was a member of O.L. of Mt. Carmel parish. Frances graduated from Bayonne High School in 1941. She married Stanley J. Pajak in 1946. He died in November 2007. She has spent much of the last few years in State College, PA with her daughter. She will be remembered by her children, Stanley (Buddy) Pajak and his wife, Rose of Stoystown, PA (formerly of Bayonne), Dolores Menapace and her husband, Leon Menapace, and granddaughter, Jenna of State College, PA as well as many nieces and nephews and her sisters-in-law. She was preceded in death by her brother, Stanley Gniazdowski, her step-sister, Theresa Skalski, and her step-brother, Walter Siekierski. In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or stjude.org/donate. Funeral arrangements were by KOCH FUNERAL HOME, State College, PA. Online condolences and signing of the guest book may be entered at kochfuneralhome.com.