Downey, Frances Arlene. Beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and aunt, age 60, died at home on November 3, 2014 as a result of cancer. Born December 28, 1953 in Detroit. She lived in St. Clair Shores and worked as an executive assistant at General Motors. Frances was a member of Rose Clair Eagles Club and enjoyed spending the weekends with her husband boating on Lake St. Clair and at their camper in Port Huron. She is the beloved wife of Gregory. Dearest mother of Shelby (Helena Guth) Guiles. Dear stepmother of Mandy (Derek) Wilcoxson, and Ryan Downey. Dear grandmother of Gregory, Willow, and Luke. Frances was preceded in death by her father and mother, Francis and Angela Ferrand, and sister, Nancy Cummins. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 2-9 p.m. at the Bagnasco & Calcaterra Funeral Home, 25800 Harper Avenue, (3 blocks north of 10 Mile Road), St. Clair Shores. Rosary Wednesday at 8 p.m. Funeral Thursday at noon at the funeral home. www.bcfh.comPublished in Daily Tribune on Nov. 4, 2014+Read More Share Listen to Obituary Remember Share a message, photo, or video below View guest book "Fran you will be missed!"- Wendy Hartzell Add a memory or condolence to the guest book Add Message Please add or record a video for the family of Frances Downey Add a video + Please add a photo and share in the life story for Frances Downey Add a photo +