March 10, 1924 ~ February 23, 2007
Friday, February 23, 2007, at age 82. He is predeceased by his parents, Raymond and Josephine Pierce, brother, Raymond Pierce. Fran is survived by his wife of 60 years, Mary(McCarthy)Pierce; loving family, sons, Gregory(Kathy), Gerry(Priscilla), Fran(Linda),Peter(Patricia), Joseph and Michael(Emily) Pierce; daughters, Mary Jo(Mark)Rzadca and Susan(John)Tando; sister, Loraine(Jack)Plummer; sister-in-law, Shirley Pierce; grandchildren, Nate, Abby, Zack, Jason, Ben, Matt, Maggie, Joanna, Cory, Tony, Grace, Madeline, Noah, Elaine, Amanda, Hilary, Michael, Daniel and Alexis. Fran was well known in Greece as owner of Tellier Food Shop and Logo Bookstore, as well as being an area Realtor for 9 years. One of the greatest joys was making his Cursillo in 1970, as well as knowing and loving Jesus throughout his life. DeColores! Friends may call Tuesday 2-5 and 7-9PM at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Road. Fran's Funeral Mass will be celebrated Wednesday at 9:30AM at Holy Name of Jesus Church. Spring interment, Mt. Olivet Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Holy Name of Jesus Church, Journey Home, or the School of the Holy Childhood in Fran's memory.