Frances Myers Colescott

Racine, Wisconsin


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Frances Myers Colescott Age 78, passed away in Madison on December 17, 2014 after suffering a stroke. Fran was born in Racine on April 16, 1936 to Stephen Myers, Sr. and Bernadette Myers (née Gales). She graduated from St. Joseph's Grade School, St. Catherine's High School, Class of 1954 and the...

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Warrington, Fran's family, art colleagues, and all SGC friends: My sincerest condolences to all of you. I will miss having my yearly SGC dinner and drinks with Fran. She was one of the most exceptional women/artist I have ever met. Sincerely, Karin

Fran was a wonderful woman, teacher and also mentor for many. A classy lady who is already missed.

So sorry to hear of the passing of your sister Frances. Hopefully, fond memories will sustain you and your family during this most difficult time.
Sue Rybar Chambasian Oro Valley, Az.

Fran was an unforgettable inspiration for me during and after my years at UW Madison ('75-'76). Just as many others her life has touched, I was especially watchful of her discerning and contemplative intellect and wit. She and Warrington are printmaking royalty and beloved by all. Dear friend thank you for sharing you life with us.

Fran was such an amazing teacher, artist and person. She was incredibly inspirational to and supportive of her needy grad students. Plus, she was tons of fun. Sweet Fran, you will be missed.

I am so sorry to have learned about Frans passing. She was a very important mentor to me and to so many others.

Remarkable Soul she was, Bless Warrington and may he be well