Frances Frate

Frances (Carcerano) Frate, 96, passed away peacefully at Medford Rehabilitation and Nursing Center on Monday, April 15. She was a long time resident of Medford, MA after moving from Boston’s North End in 1955. She had a full life of many joys. She was the loving wife of the late Anthony Frate. She leaves behind her son Louis Frate of Florida, and was pre-deceased by her son Joseph Frate of Medford. In addition to her son Louis, she is survived by 7 grandchildren, and 16 great-grandchildren. A funeral mass will be held on Wednesday, April 24 at 10:00 AM at St. Joseph’s Church, High Street, Medford MA. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 800 West Cummings Park, Suite 3100, Woburn, MA 01801.


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  1. Jessica Carcerano-Wheeler on April 24, 2019 at 8:53 pm

    As far back as I can remember, whenever I got to see Frances & Tony it was always a joyous occasion. Loved them both so much.

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