Memorial donations may be made to Tidewell Hospice, 5955 Rand Boulevard, Sarasota, FL, 34238.
Mary Frances “Fran” Alton, age 68, of North Port, Florida, passed away December 21, 2013. Mary was born September 13, 1945, in West Plains, MO to Juanita (St. Cin) and Joseph Gieri. Mary was a pharmacy technician at Englewood Hospital for thirty years.
Survivors include her husband, Martin “Mike” Alton; sons, Michael W. Alton and Martin A. (wife, Judi) Alton, both of North Port, FL; four grandchildren: Leanne, Daniel, Kara and Mallory; brothers: Tony Gieri and Henry Budzik, both of Kansas City, MO; two nieces and two nephews.
A visitation was held Friday, December 27, 2013, at Farley Funeral Home, North Port Chapel, FL. Funeral services will be held at Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home on Monday, January 13, 2014, at 10:00 A.M. Burial will follow in Virgil City Cemetery under the direction of Bland-Hackleman Funeral Home.