Frances J. Owens (nee Belfiore), 82, of Elyria, passed away Saturday, February 8, 2014, at St. John Medical Center in Westlake, following a long illness. She was born November 12, 1931 in Wellington, and was a graduate of Wellington High School.
Mrs. Owens had been a resident of Elyria for many years. She was a homemaker. Mrs. Owens was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Elyria. Her faith and her family were very important to her.
She is survived by her husband of over 60 years, Roy; two daughters, Kathryn Conner of Elyria and Nadine Alloway (Larry) of Lorain; two sons, Roy Owens, Jr. and Daniel Ownes, both of Elyria; 11 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; two sisters, Mary Jane Kotai and Nellie Ternes, both of Elyria; two brothers, William Belfiore of Santa Rosa, California and Joseph Belfiore of Elyria; and by many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank and Marie (nee Capparoma) Belfiore; two sisters, Caroline Wynieski and Josie Rufo; and two brothers, Samuel and Charles Belfiore.
There will be no services. A private burial will take place Thursday, February 13, 2014, 11 A.M., at Resthaven Memory Gardens in Avon.
Liston Funeral Home, North Ridgeville, is serving the family. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.listonfuneralhome.com