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Frances E. (nee Schneider) Vanis

Obituary for Frances E. (nee Schneider) Vanis

October 22, 2016
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania


Frances E. (nee Schneider) died Saturday, October 22, 2016 at Fair Acres Geriatric Center
Lima, PA. She was 90 years old. Born in Philadelphia, PA to Frank P. and Florence (nee Vandergrift)
Schneider. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Vanis. Loving mother of Christina Drass (Dennis) and the late
Michael Vanis (Linda). Dear sister of Rosalie Caine, Maria Hollander, Barbara Weisback and Gerald Schneider. "Granny Franny" to 6 grandchildren and "GiGi" to 8 Great grandchildren.
Family and friends are invited to Frances' Life Celebration Wednesday, October 26, 2016 beginning 9:00 A.M. from Saint Robert Bellermine Church, 856 Euclid Avenue, Warrington, PA 18976 and to participate in her Funeral Mass at 10:00 A.M. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Easton Road, Cheltenham, PA In lieu of flowers, a donation in Frances' memory to St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, 160 E. Erie Ave. Attn: Child Life Program Dept., Philadelphia, PA 19134 or to the charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family.

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Suggested Memorial Donations

  • St. Christopher's Hospital for Children
    160 E. Erie Ave
    Attn: Child Life Program Dept.,
    Philadelphia, PA 19134

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Dean/Geitner/Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.

7900 Oxford Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19111
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