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1933 - 2017
Age 83, of Port Charlotte, Florida was united with her savior Jesus Christ upon her death January 21, 2017. Francesca was born March 20, 1933, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania to her late parents, Frank and Antonina Farina. Her father owned a neighborhood grocery store and her mother was a homemaker. Francesca graduated from Sacred Heart Catholic High School, Pittsburgh in 1951 then later graduated from the Gwynedd Mercy School of Nursing. She married her husband, Oral A. Ernst in 1960 and was devoted to him until his death in 1999. After their retirement in 1996, Fran and Oral moved to the Port Charlotte, Florida area where she continued to live. In 2002, Fran married Charles Graves. She is survived by her husband, Charles Graves; two sisters, Rose Farina and Mary Masnovi; nephews, James Guzak, John Masnovi and Robert Guzak; as well as grandnieces, Monica Masnovi, Melissa Coyne, Michelle Masnovi, Jamey Guzak, Kristin Guzak; and grandnephew, Matthew Guzak. A family memorial service for Francesca will be held at a later date. Friends may visit online at www. robersonfh.com to extend condolences to the family. Arrangements by ROBERSON FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, Port Charlotte Chapel.
Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on Feb. 15, 2017
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