Frances M. (Pellicio) Pion, 72 passed away on Monday, December 8, 2014. She was the loving wife of Russell E. Pion for 53 years. Besides her husband she leaves three sons, CSM (US Army) Russell S. Pion and his wife Lorie, David J. Pion and his wife Kristen and Daniel J. Pion and his wife Erin, six grandchildren and one great grandchild, one brother, William J. Pellicio and two sisters, Carolyn Silvia and Marie Coates. She also was the beloved aunt to many nieces and nephews. Fran was an inspiration to her family and all who knew her. She loved all animals and was always surrounded by all sorts of pets. Her funeral will be held on Saturday at 8:00 AM from the PERRY-McSTAY FUNERAL HOME, 2555 Pawtucket Avenue, East Providence with a Mass of Christian Burial at 9:00 AM in Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, Taunton Avenue, Seekonk. Burial will be in Seekonk Cemetery. Calling hours Friday 4-7. In lieu of flowers contributions to the Seekonk Animal Shelter, 100 Peck Street, Seekonk, Ma. 02771 would be appreciated.