Francis Edward ‘Frank’ Conlon, 84

Francis Edward “Frank” Conlon, 84, of Ocean View, Del., formerly of Wantagh, N.Y., passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at his home.

Conlon was a proud Marine, a longtime member of the Marine Corps League and a recent recipient of the Marine of the Year Award from the Delaware Marine Corps League.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, April 5, 2019, at 10 a.m. at Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic Church, 35318 Church Road, Frankford, Del. A visitation was also to be held April 4, 2019, at Melson Funeral Services in Ocean View, Del. Interment is to be private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggested memorial contributions to a charity of the giver’s choice. Condolences may be sent online at