Frances McCosh-Hertel

Frances M McCosh-Hertel (Whiteley)

Tuesday, December 10th, 1929 - Saturday, September 14th, 2019
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McCosh-Hertel, Frances, 89, of Plymouth, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 14th, 2019. She was born in Plymouth, the daughter of the late Lena (Ragazzini) and Francis Whiteley.
Frannie was raised in Plymouth and graduated from Plymouth school. She married Charles McCosh and they started their family. Together they raised 4 sons. While raising her boys, she also worked at Buttner’s Clothing Store as well as Ernie’s. She loved being a mother and spending time with them.
Frannie loved spending time with her grandkids, she loved playing cards with her friends, driving all the kids to their hockey games, she doted on her family.
Frannie leaves behind her sons; Robert McCosh and Marsha of Plymouth, Paul McCosh and Jim Enders of CA, Michael McCosh and Adrienne of Plymouth. She also leaves behind her step-daughters; Anne Hertel of Plymouth and Jane Giovanetti and Tommy of Carver. She was the loving “Nana” of Dan McCosh, Erin McCosh and Caitlin McCosh. She also leaves behind great-grandchildren as well as her brother in law, Ken Hebert. She was preceded in death by her son, Thomas (Tommy), her second husband, Stanley Hertel as well as her sister, Jeanette Hebert.
Funeral arrangements will be under the care of the Bartlett Funeral Home, 338 Court Street, Plymouth. Calling hours will be held on Saturday, September 21st from 9:00-11:00 am at St. Kateri Tekakwitha, 126 South Meadow Road, Plymouth. A funeral mass will immediately follow at 11:00 am at the church. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers please consider making a donation to
“The Thomas McCosh Scholarship Fund” 18 Cooke Road, Plymouth, MA 02360
In honor of Frannie’s beloved son Tommy.
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, September 21st, 2019 | 9:00am - 11:00am
    Saturday, September 21st, 2019 9:00am - 11:00am
    Saint Kateri Tekakwitha
    126 South Meadow Road
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, September 21st, 2019 | 11:00am
    Saturday, September 21st, 2019 11:00am
    Saint Kateri Tekakwitha
    126 South Meadow Road
    Plymouth, MA 02360
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


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Joanne Lynch

Posted at 11:10am
We are so sad about Franny, our family's have been life long friends. So many memories. Bobby ,Paul were Joanne and Luanne age, then Tommy and Mike were friends with John. Our Mom"s best friends, May she Rest in Peace. Love Lucy,Joanne,Luanne and John Gilli.

Lisa Gonzales

Posted at 12:36pm
Aunt Frannie - we will all miss you so very much! You were always a second mother to me. I know you are smiling down us us with my mom, and for that I am gratefull. We are so happy you were able to come visit us in New Mexico this summer - it was like having my mom with me. This picture brings back so many great memories visiting you during the summers growing up. Love you always and forever - Lisa

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