CARUTH, Frances Jean

Funeral Date: Friday 17th November 2023

Time:  10.30 a.m.

Location: Ballyclare Presbyterian Church


Passed away 10th November 2023 peacefully at Antrim Area Hospital surrounded by her loving family, late of Grange Valley Park, Ballyclare.

Dearly loved wife of 63 years to David, loving and devoted mother to Alison the late Laurence and infant son Andrew, mother-in-law to Chris, devoted nanny to Aaron, his partner Viki, Keri, her husband David, Katie, her partner Troy, great- grandchildren Eddi Fran, Rowan and Iris and extended family Rebekah her partner Calum, Hannah, her husband Trevor and their children.

A Service of Thanksgiving for France’s life will be held in Ballyclare Presbyterian Church on Friday 17th November 2023 at 10.30 a.m. followed by a private family cremation in Newtownabbey Crematorium.

The family have requested that bright colours be worn on the day of the funeral please.

Family flowers only please.

Donations in lieu of flowers if desired to: Pulmonary Fibrosis NI

c/o   S & J Irvine Funeral Directors, 48 Rashee Road, Ballyclare BT39 9HJ.

(Cheques made payable to the above charity please; card payments welcome via telephone on 02893 352162 Mon – Fri 9.00 a.m. to 5.00 p.m.  Cash donations also welcome.)

Frances will always be loved and remembered by her entire family circle.

She sleeps in a beautiful garden, free from suffering and pain, and when life’s journey is over, please God may we all meet again.