Frances M. Negrete, age 80, of Round Lake, died Friday, January 11, 2013, at Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville.
She was born January 29, 1932 in San Antonio, TX to Paul and Amelia (Arreola) Morales.
Frances was a resident of Round Lake for the past 44 years, and was a member of St. Joseph Church in Round Lake. Prior to retirement, she worked as a registered nurse for many years at St. Francis Hospital in Chicago.
She was an avid bingo player, an excellent cook, and a doting grandmother who will be greatly missed by her entire family.
She is survived by three children, Linda (Scott) Clark, Barbara (Salvador) Arreoloa, and Annette (Tom McGinley) Negrete McGinley; 11 grandchildren, Peter Davis, Amador (Tammy) Castro, Jennifer Davis, Anthony Castro, Artie (Julie) Castro, Philip Davis, Salvador (Sarah) Arreola, Fernando (Jordan) Arreola, Liam Negrete McGinley, Brianna Negrete McGinley, and Tiffany Negrete; seven great-grandchildren, Eddie, Star, Lydia, Trajan, Jadyn, Alicia, and Katera; two sisters, Mary Nino and Mary Martinez.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Amador, on January 29, 2000; three children, Peter Negrete on June 26, 1967, Andrea Castro on October 28, 2011, and Anthony Negrete on July 14, 1999; and a grandson, Michael Davis.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at Justen’s Round Lake Funeral Home, 222 N. Rosedale Court, Round Lake, IL 60073.
The funeral Mass time is pending for Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at St. Joseph Church, Round Lake.
Interment will be in Ascension Cemetery, Libertyville.
For those wishing to send an expression of condolence, masses in her memory or memorials to the family would be appreciated.
For information, please call the funeral home at 847-546-3300, or visit www.justenfh.com, where friends may send the family an on-line condolence.