NORTH PROVIDENCE, R.I. – Frances B. Gladstone died May 10 at Our Lady of Fatima Hospital. Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Al and Sarah (Cohen) Rosen, she was a longtime resident of North Providence. Frannie was a medical secretary for Rhode Island Hospital, Massachusetts General Hospital and North Main Radiation Oncology, retiring in 1995. She attended Mt. Sinai Hospital School of Nursing and graduated from Sawyer School. Frannie was a member of Temple Beth-El in Providence.
She was the dear sister of the late Judith Rosen Medwin. She was the adored cousin of Carol Cohen and Susan DeRita. She was the cherished friend of Vi McKenna and her husband, Jerry, Rosemary Hunlock and the late Betty Lizotte. Frannie’s family and friends extend a special thank you to the staff of Greenville Center for their excellent care and support over the last few years.
Contributions in her memory may be made to The National Fibromyalgia Association, 3857 Birch St., Ste. 312, Newport Beach, CA 92660 or The Tomorrow Fund, Rhode Island Hospital Campus, 593 Eddy St., Providence, RI 02903.