Died: February 04, 2014
A retired payroll clerk and lifelong Chelsea resident, she passed away on Tuesday February 4th at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston after being suddenly stricken in her home on Saturday. She was 59 years of age. Born and raised in Chelsea she was the beloved daughter of Dorothy (Ducey) Cimino of Chelsea and the late Arnold Cimino. Frances attended local schools and was graduated from Chelsea High School Class of 72’. She began her career as a Payroll Clerk working for various companies such as Cabot Paint, HP Hood and Polarizer, she was employed by Gulf Oil working at the Chelsea Terminal and Newton Office for 12 years. She retired 5 years ago for medical reasons and failing health. Frances was a well-loved, lively and high spirited individual who always brightened the lives of all who she was endeared to. She enjoyed arts and crafts, home cooking and baking but most of all she loved time shared with her beloved nieces, nephews, grand nieces and nephews. She was loving sister of Arnold Cimino and his wife Carol of Revere, Catherine Terry of Everett, Dottie Lombardi and her husband Tony of Peabody, Donna Marie Cimino of Roslindale, Susan Tanaglia and her husband Robert of Lynn. Cherished aunt of Sal Lombardi, Cindy Sambartaro, Anthony Lombardi and Christina Hebert. Adored great aunt of Nino, Nicholas and Jack Sambartaro, Emma and Ava Lombardi and Rose-Marie Hebert.Her Funeral will begin from the Frank A. Welsh & Sons Funeral Home 718 Broadway CHELSEA on Saturday Feb. 8th, at 8:00 A.M. Followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Rose Church, 600 Broadway Chelsea at 9:00 A.M. Services will conclude with Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. Relatives and friends are most kindly invited to attend. Visiting hours will be held at the Welsh Funeral Home on Friday from 4 - 8 P.M. Funeral Home fully handicap accessible, ample parking opposite Funeral Home.