In Memory of




Obituary for Francis R. Marlowe

     Francis R. Marlowe, 76, a life resident of Manlius, died on November 16, 2023, after a brief illness.  He began his career in 1968 as a patrol officer for the Village of Manlius, was promoted to Captain, and became the Chief of the Town of Manlius Police Department in 2002.  

     Fran was a communicant of St. Ann’s Church in Manlius.  He was a member of the F-M Rod and Gun Club and served on the Board of the F-M Food Pantry.  He loved animals, especially his dogs.

     He is survived by his wife of 37 years, Sandy; two sons, Rob Marlowe of Tampa, FL and James Marlowe of Manlius; cousins; sister-in-law, Kathy McCarthy of Rochester; two nephews and a niece.

     Calling hours will be from 4:00 to 7:00 pm on Monday, November 20 at Newell-Fay Manlius Chapel, 8171 Cazenovia Rd., Manlius.  The funeral will be 10:30 am on Tuesday, November 21 at St. Ann’s Church, 104 Academy St., Manlius.  Burial will be in Manlius Village Cemetery.

     In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Town of Manlius PBA, 1 Arkie Albanese Ave., Manlius, NY  13104, Manlius Fire Department, P.O. Box 236, Manlius, NY  13104, Humane CNY, 4915 W. Taft Rd., Liverpool, NY  13088 or the F-M Food Pantry, P.O. Box 626, Manlius, NY  13104