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My deepest sympathies on the passing of Fran Koliba. Fran was married to my mother's cousin Ed and was always regarded fondly by this branch of her extended family. Someone else here described her as "lively," and certainly she was. She had a way of enlivening any encounter. Fran also was very helpful when I started researching family history after my mom passed away. Godspeed, Fran, and may God's angels open wide the doors of heaven for you.


Posted by: Liz Slowik Sinkevics    Aug 04, 2019

My mother, Maisie Daniels went to nursing school with Frankie, and they were very close. My mom is very frail, but she wanted to try to come to the visitation on Thursday. Unfortunately, she wasn't up to it, but she sends her love, and thanks, for having such a great friend for all those years.
I met Frankie when I was young, and remember her as a lovely, funny, lively lady. My mother has many fond memories of their shenanigans

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Posted by: Kathleen Daniels-Goussy - Troy, MI - Family Friend   Aug 01, 2019

Fran was the most wonderful of neighbors. From the time we moved in in 2006 until her passing, she and her late husband were welcoming and friendly. She always looked out for us and those in the neighborhood. One day she called me because she saw a large amount of smoke coming from behind my house. It turned out to be a neighbor burning leaves and not a house fire but if it had been, she would have saved our

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Posted by: Jennifer Chatle - Sterling Heights, MI - Neighbor   Aug 01, 2019

Auntie Fran,
I will always remember seeing you at the family's "famous" get-togethers, Especially at the holidays.
Although we will all miss you, Uncle Ed has been waiting a long time to be with you again.
May the Lord Bless you and your Family,
and may all the Angels in Heaven guide your Beautiful Soul


Posted by: joe koliba - st clair shores, MI - Family   Jul 31, 2019

I am so very sorry for your loss. I have great memories of your mom and your family. I also know your mom was a dear friend to my mother and I know she will miss her.

I am praying for your family at this difficult time.


Posted by: Lorna Fedoruk - Royal Oak, MI - Family Friend   Jul 30, 2019

Sorry to hear about your mom. I remember all the times she amer over to our house when Pat and Cheryl couldn't handle us any more. So was a lovely lady and a ball of energy I went into nursing because of her. She's an inspiration


Posted by: Cynthia (Fedoruk) DeBets - San Gabriel, CA - Family Friend   Jul 29, 2019

I have so many fond memories of Aunt Fran from my childhood...my thoughts and prayers are with Aunt Fran and her family...May Gods love and light shine upon you all during this difficult time.


Posted by: Stacy Lewis - Macomb, MI - Family   Jul 29, 2019

I'm saddened by the loss of a great woman and customer.
I enjoy the times we shared small talk. RIP Frances. I will miss you
Your mail lady. Andrea Parsons


Posted by: Andrea Parsons - Fraser, MI - Acquaintance   Jul 29, 2019

I'm saddened by the lost of a woman I got to know with being your mail lady. I enjoy the small talk with you . I will miss you . RIP Frances
Your mail lady Andrea Parsons


Posted by: Andrea Parsons - Fraser, MI - Acquaintance   Jul 29, 2019

Great neighbor and friend for 50 yrs. Rest in peace fran. You are now in God,s loving arms . suffering no more God speed. Rosemarie.


Posted by: Rosemarie Miesch - Sterling hts, MI - Neighbor   Jul 29, 2019