Frances H. Geaglone
North Myrtle Beach
Frances House Geaglone, 71, beloved wife, mother, Nana, sister and friend, passed away on Friday, June 14, 2013, at home following a battle with cancer.
She was born on February 7, 1942, in Hartford, CT, to Russell and Kathryn House, both deceased. She lived in Enfield, CT for 30 years. A retired educator, Fran loved teaching and had a passion for reading and learning. She enjoyed the beach, college basketball, the New York Yankees, travelling, needlepoint, tai chi and most especially spending time with her family. Her seven grandchildren meant the world to her.
Her family and friends loved her generous spirit and fondness for life. She was a devout Catholic who taught Catholic school eleven years and raised her children and grandchildren in the faith.
Survivors include her husband of 47 years, Joseph P. Geaglone, of North Myrtle Beach, SC, daughter, Noreen Hershelman, of Little River, SC, son, Brian Geaglone and daughter-in-law, Nancy Geaglone, of Enfield, CT, son, Peter Geaglone, and daughter-in-law, Carey Geaglone of Lakewood Ranch, FL, granddaughters: Erin and Lauren Hershelman, Taylor, Tori and Ryan Geaglone, Ashley Geaglone, grandson, Michael Geaglone, brother Philip House and sister-in-law, Patricia House of Westbrook, CT, sister-in-law, Annemarie House of Webster, NY, nephews Christopher and Brendan House, Stephen House and niece, Emily House. She was predeceased by her brother Thomas House.
The family will receive friends at Lee Funeral Home on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 from 5-7 pm, with a prayer service at 6:30 pm.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to North Myrtle Beach Rescue Squad at P.O. Box 555, North Myrtle Beach, SC, 29597 or www.nmbrescue.org
Lee Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Please sign the online guestbook at: http://www.leefhandcrematory.com