Frank Joseph Gadler, 61, of Montclair, died on Friday, Oct. 5.

Mr. Gadler was born in New York City on Nov. 10, 1956, to Salvatore and Rose Gadler. He graduated from Clarkstown High School South in 1974 and Fordham University in 1978.  For over 40 years, he served as computer manager, graphics developer and innovations technologist at Lukasiewicz Design in NYC.

He was predeceased by his parents Salvatore and Rose Gadler. He is survived by his children Charlotte O’Dair-Gadler and Rowan (Rose) O’Dair-Gadler, his sisters Anna Pratt, Carmela Migliore (Richard), and Enrica Goe (Stephen), his nine nieces and nephews, and his many cousins and friends.

Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 9 at Hawthorne Funeral Home, 21 W. Stevens Ave. Hawthorne, NY. A Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10 at Our Lady Queen of Peace Chapel in the Gate of Heaven Cemetery, 10 W. Stevens Ave., Hawthorne, NY. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery.

Remembrances of flowers or donations to the American Heart Association at are equally welcome.