5/16/28 – 7/29/18
Resident of San Jose, California
Frances was a first generation Italian-American born in Chicago, IL in 1928. Frances lived in Chicago until the age of 16, when she moved with her parents and 8 siblings to Oakland, CA. Frances dropped out of High School at 16 to help support the family, and later received her GED by correspondence to complete her High School education. At the age of 26, Frances married her husband, John, on November 27, 1954. Frances and John were married for 57 years until his passing on March 22, 2012. Frances was a homemaker throughout her life, and ran a licensed daycare for 6 children from her residence for 19 years. Frances will be missed by all who knew her. She was a loving wife and mother, and is survived by her daughter, Janice, son, Tim, and little dog, Shiloh. A memorial service to celebrate Frances’ life will be held on Friday, August 10, 2018 at the Darling & Fischer Memorial Chapel, 231 E. Campbell Ave., Campbell, CA 95008.