FRANCO, Maria B.
Born July 25, 1920 passed away peacefully on May 5, 2013. Loving wife of Ambrosio Franco for 70 years. Preceded in death by her brothers Victoriano, Jose, and Raymundo Barajas, sisters Catalina Lopez, and Susana Felix, and children Mary VanTassel, Pablo and Guadalupe Franco. Survived by her sisters Maria de Jesus Lozano and Josefa Alvarado, her children Paul (Kathy) and Frank (Cheryl) Franco, Lupe (Robert) Thomas, Connie (Jim) Davis, and 11 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild. Visitation is Thursday May 9 from 4-8pm with rosary at 6:30 pm at Nicoletti Culjis & Herberger Funeral Home, 5401 Folsom Blvd. Mass will be held Friday May 10 at 11:30 am at St. Rose Catholic Church, Franklin Blvd. Interment following at St. Mary's Catholic Cemetery, 6700 21st Ave Sacramento. Reception following. Arrangements enstrusted to Harry A. Nauman and Son Funeral Home.
Published in The Sacramento Bee on May 8, 2013