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James J. Vicario Cranga, 89, of Jersey City, NJ, passed away on Tuesday, May 22, 2018.  He was born on August 24, 1928 in Jersey City, NJ and was a son of the late James and Theresa (Vicario) Cranga.

Jim was a high school graduate and served in the US Army from 1950 To 1952.  He retired as Director of the Jersey City Redevelopment Corporation.  He was of Roman Catholic faith.

He is survived by niece, Andrea Switzer and her family of Gettysburg, nephew, Michael Cranga and his family of Carlisle, a sister-in-law, Kathryn Lombardo and her husband of Carlisle and many cousins.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, May 31, 2018 in St. Patrick Catholic Church, 85 Marsh Dr., Carlisle with Rev. Joshua Cavender officiating.  Burial will be in St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery, Carlisle with military honors by Cumberland County Honor Guard.  A viewing will be on Wednesday, May 30, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. with a Prayer Service at 7:30 p.m. in the Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, 630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle.  www.Since1853.com.

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I will miss your weekly phone calls.Always in my heart,like a brother to me.Rest in Peace.
Mary Cecelia Palmieri
Father God, Thank You for sending Jesus and his Blessed Mother Mary to escort Jimmy to Heaven. My faith tells me You know he suffered enough during his penance filled life and is know united with his brothers, mom and dad, and grandparents he loved so much.Our cousin will be missed dearly but will always be loved and remembered. Cousin Jimmy was the last link to family long gone! God has blessed him with a place of refreshment, light and peace Amen ��
Love Michael and Rosalind Vicario and also Richard and Joan Pinto and our brother George.
Michael Vicario
Our sincerest Condolences. He will be in our hearts forever. He has been a lifelong friend and uncle and will forever be missed. Please excuse our absence from the funeral.
John Mastres and family.
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Ewing Brothers Funeral Home, Inc.
Since 1853
630 S. Hanover St., Carlisle, PA 17013
Phone:  (717) 243-2421
"Five Generations of Service"
Steven A. Ewing, FD, Supervisor, Owner
William M. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
Seymour A. Ewing, FD
(1926 ~ 2009)
Jessie Morrison Ewing, FD
(1892 ~ 1988)
William J. Ewing, FD
(1898 ~ 1934)
Hastings A. Ewing, FD
(1866 ~ 1924)
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(1831 ~ 1903)

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