Frances Elizabeth (Swaine) Braman, 78, died on Friday, April 30, 2021, in Christopher House of Worcester, after a period of declining health.
Her husband, George E. "Ed" Braman, Jr., died in 2003.
She leaves a son, William A. Gray and his wife, Amy M. (Lavoie) Gray, of Worcester; a grandson, Evan William; a brother, Mark B. Swaine of Leominster; and several nieces and nephews and their families. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by her parents, Carrol M. and Helen E. (Hayes) Swaine of Leominster.
Frances was born in Santa Barbara, CA, on April 8, 1943, graduated from Leominster schools, and later earned an associate degree from Mt. Wachusett Community College.
She was a member of Blessed Sacrament Catholic Parish, Worcester, and a former member of Assumption Catholic Parish, Millbury.
Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, burial with her husband in Howard Cemetery, Sutton, will be private. There are no calling hours.