Warwick, R.I. – Frances Priest died Friday, March 7 at Philip Hulitar Inpatient Center.
She was the wife of the late Joseph Priest. Born in Providence, a daughter of the late Samuel and Sadie (Goldstein) Bander, she had lived most of her life in Cranston, the last 5 years at Tamarisk in Warwick. Mother of Sandra Maldavir, and Henry Priest and his wife, Kathleen, all of Cranston. Sister of Sydney Bander of Boynton Beach, Fla. Grandmother of Mindy Halpern and her husband, Gary, Jeffrey Maldavir and his wife, Lori, Zachary Priest, and Alexander Priest. Great-grandmother of Jamie and Emily Halpern and Shelby and Jack Maldavir. In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Temple Sinai.