Riverview Funeral Home

Obituary for Frances Karcher

Born: Stamford
Lived: Monroe

Frances Karcher, age 81, of Monroe, entered into rest on Tuesday, November 26, 2019, at Bridgeport Hospital. She is the devoted wife of 59 years of James F. Karcher. Frances was born in Stamford on October 8, 1938, daughter of the late John and Mary (Rutigliano) Lionetti, and lived in Monroe most of her life.
She retired as a secretary at Innotech after many years of service. She was devoted to her family and was a dedicated mother and grandmother.
She is the beloved mother of James Karcher, John Karcher and his wife Julie, and the late Kimberly Ann Karcher. She is also survived by two sisters, Mary Jo Ottaviano and Virginia Kelly, four grandchildren, Vanessa (Brian), Brittany, Johnny, and Jake, two great-grandchildren, Adlee and Snow and several loving nieces,nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by a grandson, James Karcher.
Friends may greet the family at the Riverview Funeral Home, 390 River Road, Shelton on Monday from 4 to 7 PM. On Tuesday her procession will leave the funeral home at 10:30 AM for a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 AM at St. Jude’s Church in Monroe. At the request of the family, memorial contributions can be made to support her great grandchildren Adlee and Snow Education Fund. Online condolences can be offered at www.riverviewfh.com.