Frances "Fran" Ann Budnick

Died: Sat., Nov. 17, 2018

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Frances Ann Budnick, 92, of Tampa, formerly of Chicago passed away surrounded by family on November 17, 2018. Fran was the loving wife to the late  George R (1989),  caring mother to Larry (Kate) , Susan (Felix), the late Sally ( Chris), Laurie (Mark) and Janet Budnick, dear grandmother of 13, cherished great-grandmother of 18, Bushia, Aunt and Mrs B to countless others. With the many hats she wore during her lifetime, her family knew she always preferred a babushka instead of a hat in cold Chicago winters. She touched many lives with her smile, laughter and devotion to her family. Holidays, family gatherings and an occasional polka were held dear to her heart. She was a loyal and devoted parishioner, eucharistic minister and church volunteer baking and crocheting numerous baby blankets, scarves, sweaters and afghans not only for family but for church bazaars at Saint Francis Xavier Church and St Pascal Church in Chicago. Anyone who had the privilege of partaking in her soups, kolaczki  or pierogi knew they had experienced a little bit of Poland. She spent the first 88 years of her life living in the Great City of Chicago and the last 4 years relaxing with wine by the pool and enjoying the birds, palm trees and warm weather of Florida. She will remain in our hearts forever and our memories of her legacy will live on for eternity.
Visitation on Friday December 7, 2018 at 9 am followed by memorial Mass at St, Pascal Church with graveside service following the Mass at St. Adalbert Catholic Cemetery.

MacDonald Funeral Home, Tampa

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   Posted Sat November 24, 2018
To the Family, so sorry for your loss. Hope you will be comforted in knowing that Frances has the prospect of being resurrected, healthy (in the flesh), to Paradise Earth just as Jehovah God has promised. In fact , the vast majority will enjoy everlasting life right here on earth as God had intended from the beginning. God's Kingdom will do this under the rule of Jesus Christ. READ John 5:28, 29, Job 14:14, 15,Psalms 37:29,Matthew 6:9,10, Matthew 5:5 and Revelation 21:2-4

Sisters Mary and Joelyn
   Posted Mon November 26, 2018
Dear Friends and Family of Fran,
We are sorry! Fran is a beautiful lady in every way! You all must be very proud of her!
Love and care...
Sisters Mary and Joelyn

Joseph Sofere
   Posted Mon January 28, 2019
On behalf of the Ridgemoor Estates 1 Condominium Association in Chicago, we were sadden to hear the news of Fran. She was a dear neighbor who helped the building in many ways, and had friends here too. We offer condolences to the family.

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