Angeline Doloros (Elia) Frank, of Hagerstown, MD, passed away Saturday, Sept. !7, 2016 with her daughter at her bedside.
Angeline was preceded in death by her parents, Paolo and Renata Elia, as well as her sister, Lucy Ridgley, brother Anthony Elia, and niece Elizabeth Elia.
Angeline is survived by her husband Charles Frank, JR, daughter Christine Frank, granddaughter Angelique Mason, and great grandchildren Maggie Mason and Merrick McDougal. She is also survived by brother Frank Elia, his wife, Mickey, and their daughter Stephanie Elia. In addition, Angeline is survived by sister-in-law Mary Elia and family, nieces Angela Kline and family, Ann Manley and family, Henry and Ellen Miltin and family, and a lifelong friend from childhood, Frances Carpegna.
Angeline known as Angie or Lena enjoyed home interior design, was an avid reader, and loved spending time with her great grandchildren. She was employed most of her life in retail in downtown Hagerstown. She designed the window displays at Goldie's Kiddie Clothes and Worth's Dress Shop. She was a lifelong member of St. Mary"s Catholic Church.
A Catholic Mass will be held at St. Mary Catholic Church, Hagerstown, on Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at 11:00 A.M., followed by burial at Rest Haven Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to ST. Jude's Children"s Hospital at 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105 or 800/822-6344. St. Jude's held a special place in Angeline's heart.
"Time, the Captian said, is not what you think."..."Dying? Not the end of everything. We think it is. But what happens on earth is only the beginning."-from THE FIVE PEOPLE YOU MEET IN HEAVEN-one of Angeline's favorite books.