Frances Seale passed away peacefully at her home on December 10, 2018 surrounded by family. Frances was born on June 12, 1948 to Antone and Alice Faria in Turlock, CA. She attended Chowchilla High School. Frances was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She never knew a stranger and everyone loved her. For the majority of her working career she was a grocery clerk, but being raised on a dairy her first love was cattle. There always seemed to be a few head of horses and cattle on the ranch.
Frances lived on the family Hopeton Ranch for 42 years where she made many meals, shared friendships and love to all, and loved hosting Easter with family and extended family. She also loved the outdoors, whether it was riding horses, fishing the Sierra Streams or her yearly hunting trips to Colorado. She enjoyed life to the fullest.
Frances is survived by her loving husband of 22 years, Michael Seale of Snelling, CA.; son, Tudor Reyes and his wife Lisa; daughter, Elizabeth Reyes Johnston; her 3 sisters, Alice Lewis (John Lewis) of Winton, CA. , Antonette Giles (Chuck Giles) of Paradise, CA and Adeline Taylor(Dan Taylor) of Carson City, NV; her stepchildren John Seale, Diana Dietz and Tara Kulbeth; and her grandchildren: Kayla Johnston, Clay Reyes, Jordan Reyes, Maddilynn Johnston, Hanalynn Reyes, Bryce Reyes, Forrest Seale, Sierra Seale, Jacey Seale, Erick Dietz, Joshua Dietz, Genevieve Dietz, Kristie Kulbeth and Kylie Kulbeth.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at Turlock Funeral Home, 425 N. Soderquist Rd., Turlock, with a Celebration of Life following the services at 5561 W. Turlock Rd, Snelling, CA.