Frances E. Francoeur - Lincoln

Frances E. Francoeur - Lincoln

Frances E. (Pado), Francoeur, 80, of Franklin Street passed away peacefully on February 21 in the Roger Williams Medical Center, Providence.

Born in Pawtucket, she was the daughter of the late Theodore and Mary (Jamroz) Pado. She resided in Lincoln for the past 43 years. Mrs. Francoeur was a communicant of St. Jude Church, Lincoln.

She leaves three children, Eileen Mandeville (Raymond) of Cumberland, Donna Antaya (Stephen) of Richmond, R.I., and Robert Francoeur (Stacie) of West Greenwich. She also leaves two brothers, Francis “Ted” Pado of Cumberland and Joseph Pado of Haymarket, Va.; and several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Henry Pado and Felice Blazin. She was especially devoted to her eight grandchildren.

A celebration of her life will be held Thursday at 9 a.m. from the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Rd., Rte. 122, Cumberland, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in St. Jude Church, Front Street, Lincoln. Burial will follow in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Cumberland. Calling hours are respectfully omitted.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Family Literacy Center in Manville and the R.I. Community Food Bank. Directions/Guest Book: jjduffyfuneralhome.com