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Frances G. Marnien

Frances G. Marnien of Bristol Borough, passed away on Sunday, July 26, 2015 at home. She was 53 years old.
Fran is survived by her mother, Helen Marnien of Bristol Borough, her cherished children, Melonie Perino (Wesley) of Burlington, NJ, and Paul Guszcza, of Burlington, NJ. Fran was very proud of the talents of both her children; Mel as an artist and Paul as a guitarist. Fran had four grandchildren: Max,Annelise, Duke and Arturo Perino.

Fran was preceded in death by her sister, Therese Nicholson, nephew Daniel Nicholson and father Leo Marnien Sr.

Fran was the sister of Maryellen Kelly (Donald), Leo Marnien (Sharon), Cecilia Sarachilli, Vincent Marnien (Linda Grier), and Anne-Marie Rozycki (Andrew) and beloved aunt to Lauren Jackson (Scott), Michael Sarachilli, Matthew Marnien, Ryan Kelly, Christopher Sarachilli, Devon Rozycki, Carina Rozycki, Patrick, Daniel, Scott and McKenzie Jackson. She is survived by her longtime friend, Paul Guszcza. She is also survived by Aunt Rita in California and many cousins.

Fran was a graduate of Bristol High School and the Bucks County Technical School Nursing program where she received her licensed practical nursing degree. She worked as an LPN in various hospitals in the area and had a very special gift of caring for those as they passed from this world.

Fran was a kind and compassionate person who loved her family, her friends, her animals and her Dunkin Donuts coffee. In honor of Fran do a kind deed for someone in need.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her viewing on Saturday, August 1st at the Wade Funeral Home, 1002 Radcliffe St., Bristol PA from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. A service will be held at the funeral home beginning at 11:00 a.m. To celebrate Fran, if you would like, please wear a shade of her favorite color which was orange.

Interment services will be held privately.

Donations may be made to the American Heart Association, PO Box 15120, Chicago IL 60693 or the Bucks County SPCA, 1665 Street Road, Lahaska, PA 18931.