Frances Rose Briese (nee Banasiuk)
February 1, 1926 - January 18, 2020
It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Frances Rose Briese on January 18th, 2020 at the age of 93 years. Frances passed peacefully at Holy Family Home after succumbing to the progression of lung cancer.
Frances is survived by her loving daughter Debbie. She was predeceased by her parents Michael and Antonia Banasiuk, sister Stella Tkachyk, brother Peter Banasiuk and sister Julie Tanasychuk.
She leaves behind her extended family, Christopher Olynyk and mother Rachel, Shirley (Richard) Masek, and her loving grandson Peter the bird. Frances is now with God and at peace in heaven with her husband Alfred.
We would like to thank Linda Kohut and the staff at Holy Family Home for their daily care as well as the special care given in the final days. We would also like to thank Barb, Alana and Jo-Jo of Home Instead Senior Care, employees of Donwood Manor, Lilibeth Clabria-Quizon LPN and Dr. Allen Kimelman for the great care they provided Frances in her final years.
Cremation has taken place and as per Frances' wishes, there will be no funeral service.