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Frances Vodopija Barbato

1932 - 2017 Obituary Condolences
Frances Vodopija Barbato Obituary
February 3, 1932 - June 6, 2017 Frances (Franica) was born near Dubrovnik, Croatia, youngest child of Antun and Mare Vodopija. She came to Los Angeles in 1957. On October 18, 1958 she married Robert E. (Bob) Barbato at St. Anthony Croatian Catholic Church. Frances was a caring mom, a wonderful friend, and a woman of deep faith. Franica passed from this world peacefully, surrounded by her family, and is survived by her four sons and their families: Robert, Jonathon, Vincent, and Antun; her grandchildren Anastasia, Alexander, Cody, Tyler, Barrett, Sutton, Chandler and Jillian, two sisters, Jelka Dragicevic and Stefe Simunovic, as well as nieces and nephews and many loving friends. Rosary on Sunday, June 25 at 7:00 p.m. at St. James the Less Church, 4651 Dunsmore Avenue, La Crescenta. The funeral mass and interment at San Fernando Mission Cemetery Monday, June 26, 11:00 a.m. at 11160 Stranwood Ave., Mission Hills, CA. Donations may be made in Frances' honor to Capuchin Franciscan Order, 1345 Cortez Avenue, Burlingame, California 94010.
Published in the Los Angeles Times from June 22 to June 23, 2017
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