Frances A. Suares 79, died Tuesday May 7, 2013 at Evergreen Nursing Home in East Providence. She was the wife of the late Edward Suares and the late Elmer H. Smith. Born in Providence she was a daughter of the late John M. and Addie E. (Garnetto) Duarte. Mrs. Suares was a lunch aid for Martin Luther King Elementary School before retiring. She leaves two daughters, Janet S. Martin and her husband Andre of Rumford and Gloria E. Smith of Providence, two sons, Paul A. Smith and his wife Lisa of Arizona and Edward Suares and his fiancee Luisa DeBurgo of Providence, six grandchildren, Paul Smith Jr., Jessica Martin, Anae Johnson, Alex Smith, Daija Suares and Lauren Smith, two sisters, Marie Speaks and Louise White and several Nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Jesse Duarte. Her funeral will be held on Friday at 8:45 AM from the PERRY-MCSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 AM in Holy Name of Jesus Church, 99 Camp Street, Providence. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours Thursday 4-8.