Frances M. McIntyre

Sept. 28, 1926 - Dec. 13, 2011

Frances M. McIntyre of Waukesha died Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2011, at Waukesha Springs at the age of 85. She was born in Chicago on Sept. 28, 1926, the daughter of Robert and Marguerite (nee Hutton) Smith.

She will be sadly missed by her children, Donna (Richard) Wyatt of Lincoln, Neb., Kathy McIntyre of Madison, Robert (Kathy) McIntyre of the Town of Genesee, Peggy (Steve) Sanders of Viola and Bonnie (Andrea) McIntyre of Madison; her grandchildren, Ryan McIntyre, Michael McIntyre, Steven Sanders, Audrey Hamilton, Guy Haiar, Alexa Lembeck and Chris Wyatt; and three great-grandchildren, Alice, Thomas and Carter. She is further survived by her brother, Robert (Patricia) Smith of Knapp; a sister, Valerie (Kumar) Kirshna of New York; along with nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her faithful companion, George Koconis.

The family wishes to extend a special thank-you to Dr. Elizabeth Davies and to the staff at Christian FamilyCare Homes in Waukesha, especially Susan, Vince, Barbara, Lynette and Chiquita.

Visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service Saturday, Dec. 17, at Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Burial will immediately follow at Prairie Home Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are appreciated to St. Vincent DePaul, S30-W24836 Sunset Drive, Waukesha, WI 53189; or to the Food Pantry of Waukesha County, 1301 Sentry Drive, Waukesha, WI 53186.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable-Brisk Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave the family an online tribute message.