Jan. 30, 1920 April 6, 2013
Frances H. Frey, 93, Hollidaysburg, passed away Saturday at the Presbyterian Village at Hollidaysburg.
She was born in Queens, N.Y., daughter of the late Francis and Harriett (Burke) Kearn.
Surviving are her loving husband of 71 years, Arthur A. Frey; three daughters: Carol Ann Clarke and husband, Michael, of Glendale, N.Y., Kathleen Hickey and husband, John, of Levittown, N.Y., and Jackie Long and husband, Sam, of Hollidaysburg; nine grandchildren: Brian Clarke, Shawn (Joanne) Clarke, Daniel Clarke, Caren (Keith) Wecera, Christine (Kash) Patel, Kathleen (Mike) Wildeman, Russell John Frey Long, Stefan T. (Leslie) Long and Brandon M. Long; 10 great-grandchildren: Brittni Willyoung, Deven Long, Aidan Clarke, Justin Clarke, Melania Clarke, Derrick Clarke, Kiera Patel, Hollie Patel, Mason Wecera and Mickey Wildeman; and a special sister-in-law, Bobbi Gross of Lake Ronkonkoma, N.Y.
She was preceded in death by a grandson, Michael Joseph Clarke; and a brother, William Kearn.
Frances raised her family in Glendale, N.Y., retired to Lake Horace, N.H., where many wonderful years were spent entertaining grandchildren in their cottage on the lake and creating the best childhood memories for them, finally coming to Hollidaysburg in 2002. She was a member of St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg.
Frances held a deep loving devotion to her husband, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, whom she loved.
Friends will be received from 4 to 6 p.m. today at Liebegott-Brown Funeral Home Inc., 1218 Fourth Ave., Duncansville. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Friday, April 12, 2013, at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church, Hollidaysburg. Interment will be in Arlington National Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Moriconi Funeral Home Inc., Northern Cambria.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 (www.stjude.org/tribute).