Frances "Fran" Frederick (Smith)
Frances E. Frederick, 91, died at home with her loving family by her side on March 1, 2018. She was the wife of the late James S. Frederick Sr. Born in Meriden on July 3, 1926, she was the daughter of the late William and Mary Smith. Fran owned and operated the National Package Store for over twenty-five years until her retirement.
She is survived by her son Jim and her daughter-in-law Liz; her daughter Kathy and her son-in-law Dale; her granddaughter Tracy Barnes and her husband Jeff; her grandsons, Brian Frederick and his partner Alexis Jakiela and Kevin Frederick and his wife Lorraine.; her great-grandchildren, Abby, Matt and Emily Barnes. She is also survived by her brother-in-law, Ralph Carbone Sr. and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her sisters, Mary Sieracki and Leonora Carbone.
A Mass of Christian burial will be held on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 10 a.m. at Our Lady Queen of Angels Parish - St. Joseph Campus, located at the Corner of West Main St. and Lewis Ave, Meriden CT 06451. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery. There are no calling hours. Everyone is asked to meet directly at church. Fran’s family would like to extend a special thank you to Hartford Healthcare at Home for all their wonderful care and compassion that they provided to their mom. Arrangements are under the direction of the John J. Ferry & Sons Funeral Home, 88 East Main St. Meriden, CT 06450.