Frances Bono, 68, of Punta Gorda, Fla., passed away Wednesday, March 19, 2014, at Bayfront Health Punta Gorda.
She was born Frances LoFaso on May 22, 1945, in Queens, N.Y., to John and Sarah LoFaso.
Frances and her husband James Anthony Bono Jr. moved from their longtime home of West Islip on Long Island, N.Y., to Punta Gorda, where they wintered many years until becoming full-time residents in early 1991. Frances was of the Roman Catholic faith.
She is survived by her beloved husband of nearly 50 years, James; daughter, Michelle R. (Peter) Keller; granddaughter, Allie Keller; grandson, Joshua Keller; mother, Sarah LoFaso; and many extended family members and friends. Frances was preceded in death by her father, John.
A Committal service will be held at 1:30 p.m., with inurnment to follow, Friday, March 28, 2014, at Sarasota National Cemetery in Sarasota, Fla. A Celebration of Frances’s life and gathering will follow at 5 p.m. at Bridge Point Condominiums, Unit F13, Coldeway Drive, Punta Gorda Isles, Fla. Friends may visit www.robersonfh.com to sign the memory book and extend condolences to the family.
Arrangements are by Roberson Funeral Home, Punta Gorda Chapel.