Frances (Taddeo) Jarnagin, a lifelong resident of Somerville, passed away on December 6, 2022, she was 90.
Born and raised in Somerville, she was the daughter of the late Consiglia (Sargini) and Guiseppe Taddeo. The beloved wife of the late, Robert L. Jarnagin, they were married in St. Catherine of Genoa Church. Frances worked for many years as a receptionist at Somerville Hospital where she was a beloved member of the staff.
Frances was the devoted mother of Lee Jarnagin of Somerville, Dr. William R. Jarnagin and his wife Laura of New York City, Steven M. Jarnagin and his wife Densie of Chelmsford and Sandra F. O’Neil and her husband Gerald of Charlestown. Cherished grandmother of Joy, Emma, Audrey, Jacquelyn, Zachary, Jesse, Katherine and Grace. Dear sister of the late Yolanda Fugarazzo.
Calling Hours will be held in the George L. Doherty Funeral Home, 855 Broadway (Powder House Sq.) Somerville on Wednesday morning, December 14th from 9:00AM to 10:30AM, followed by a Funeral Mass celebrated in St. Catherine of Genoa Church at 11:00AM. Relatives and friends invited to attend.
Services will conclude with burial at Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cambridge.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory can be made to St. Catherine Church, 185 Summer Street, Somerville, MA 02144.