Peacefully with her loving family by her side on November 4, 2012 at 78 years of age. Beloved wife of Luciano for 55 years. Cherished mother of David, Gary and Deb, John and Judy. Dear Daughter of the late Leonardo and Teresa. Beloved Grandmother of Ryan and Sarah, Matthew, Connor and Mackenzie and Great Grandson Nathan. Dear sister of the late Billy, Jimmy, Teresa, Tony and Grace. If you so desire, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Frances was a member of the Woman’s Auxiliary Caboto Club. She was very active in canvassing for the Canadian Cancer Society for many years. Special thanks to the staff at Hotel Dieu Hospital CCU an ICU and St. Elizabeth Home Care especially Liz.Visiting Wednesday 3-5 & 7-9pm. Prayers Wednesday 4:30pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-584. On Thursday, family and friends are invited to meet at Corpus Christi Church (1400 Cabana Rd.) after 10:00am followed by Funeral Mass at 10:30am. Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at


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