Frances Lou (Fiore) Ervin

January 22, 1937 - November 03, 2023


Obituary For Frances Lou (Fiore) Ervin

Madison- Frances Lou (Fiore) Ervin, age 86, passed away on Friday, November 3, 2023, at University Wisconsin Hospital. She was born on January 22, 1937, to Louis and Mary (LaBella) Fiore in Madison, WI. Frances was united in marriage to Paul Ervin on August 8, 1959.

Frances was employed by Wisconsin Motor Vehicle Department, Bishop’s Buffet, and Jim’s Westgate Beauty Salon.

Frances is survived by her husband; daughters, Jackie (Kelsey) Stewart, Nicole (Doug) Amare; five grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents, and brothers, Anthony Fiore, Joseph Fiore

A Memorial Mass will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday, January 18, 2024, at Our Lady Queen of Peace, 418 Holly Ave, Madison, WI. Inurnment will be held at Resurrection.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Our Lady Queen of Peace Endowment Fund.

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18 Jan

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  • November 13, 2023

    Paul, I am so very sorry to learn of your wife's passing. Sending sympathy to you and your family and reminding you that your caring circle is larger than you think.

  • November 10, 2023

    Dear Paul, Jackie, Nicole and family, Sending heartfelt condolences to all of you. Fran was a very special and loved woman and she will be much missed. Im so sorry for the deep pain you are all feeling right now but grateful for all of the many many cherished and wonderful memories you will always have of your time with her. God bless you. ❤️

  • November 09, 2023

    Heartfelt sympathy to Paul, Nicole and Doug, Jackie and Kelsey, and all the grandchildren. May God bless you peace and comfort during this time of loss. Warmly and with love, Haim and Connie Mishali Gulf Shores, AL

  • November 09, 2023

    My deepest condolences to the family. My thoughts and prayers are with you. - Jayson Baumgartner Coworker of Paul Ervin

  • November 09, 2023

    Very sorry for your loss Paul. Sympathies to you and your family. May the peace of the Lord be with you all.

  • November 09, 2023

    Whenever we saw Fran she always had a smile on her face and a wry sense of humor. Her worldly suffering is over now. Our condolences to Paul, Jackie, Nicole and their families. May Fran rest in eternal peace in the arms of Our Lord.

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