COOLIDGE — Felicia Nanette Francisco, 53, of Coolidge died on Aug. 1, 2019, at Mercy Gilbert Medical Center.
Mrs. Francisco was born on April 15, 1966, in Richmond, California, to Bernard and Delphine (Thomas) Chana. The family moved to Arizona in 1973 and lived in North Santa Rosa Village. She met and married Greg Francisco and worked as a special needs teaching assistant at West Elementary School in Coolidge for the past 11 years.
She enjoyed dancing, listening to all kinds of music and weaving traditional baskets.
Survivors include her husband of 11 years; two sons, Nathan and Benjamin Francisco; a daughter, Noreen Francisco; and two sisters, Bernadette Felix and Greta Chana. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Virgil Chana Sr.
Visitation from 3 to 5 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 8, at J. Warren Funeral Services, Cole & Maud Coolidge Chapel. Funeral Mass celebrated at 7 p.m. at St. Elizabeth Catholic Mission in Santa Rosa Village, with a wake following. Burial at 5 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 9, in Antone-Chana Family Cemetery.