Frances H. Eccleston
1932 – 2010
Webster, MA – Frances (Puris) Eccleston, 78, formerly of Wilsonville, CT, died from complications of diabetes on Tuesday, July 20, 2010 at Lanessa Extended Care on School Street in Webster. Her husband of 53 years, Carl Eccleston, passed away in 2003.
Frances is survived by her daughters, Karen, wife of Richard Renaud of North Grosvenordale, Gail, wife of Robert Poirier of Thompson, and Tammy, wife of Glenn Gerhard of South Windsor, CT; she also leaves 5 grandchildren; and 2 great grandsons; as well as her best friend and roommate, Shirley Berry. The family would like to thank all of the nurses and staff of Lanessa Extended Care who provided excellent care and friendship for the last several years.
Relatives and friends are invited to visit with Frances’s family from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Thursday, July 22, 2010 in the Valade Funeral Home, 23 Main St., N. Grosvenordale CT. A gathering will begin at 9:30 am in the funeral home on Friday, July 23, 2010, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 am in St. Joseph Church, 20 Main St., N. Grosvenordale. Burial will be private at the convenience of the family.
Memorial donations may be made to the Lanessa Extended Care Activities Fund, 751 School Street, Webster, MA 01570, or the Eccleston Family Scholarship Fund, c/o the American Legion Post # 67, Route 200, North Grosvenordale, CT 06255.