Frances A. Narte passed away April 29 at Martha and Mary Health Care Services in Poulsbo. She was born Feb. 2, 1933. She was 79. Frances loved to play bingo and solitaire. Also enjoyed fishing, canning fruits, telling stories, painting and knitting.
She is survived by her children: Adeline Parker, Jamie Narte, Debbie Smith, Phillip Narte, Tony Narte, Mario Narte, Catalina Renteria, Dante Narte and Moreno Peralta and 24 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. She also leaves behind her sisters Wilifreida Paul and Margaret Hinksman and many nieces and nephews.
Frances was preceded in death by her husband, Jamie P. Narte, and siblings Leonard Gladstone and Elieen Bello. Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visitation and Recitation of the Rosary May 3, 2012 from 3:30-8 p.m. at Frances’ home on Miller Road on Bainbridge Island.
The Mass of Christian Burial will be held on May 4, 2012 at 11 a.m. at St. Cecilia Catholic Church on Bainbridge Island. A visitation will precede the service at the church.
Interment will take place at Island Center Cemetery and a reception will then follow. Memorial donations can be made to the Bainbridge Island Fire Department. Please sign the online guest book at: www.cookfamilyfuneralhome.com.
—Family of Frances A. Narte