Frances Hammond |

Frances Hammond

No services will be held for Frances C. Hammond. Mrs. Hammond passed away June 8 in Grass Valley. She was 83.

Mrs. Hammond was born Sept. 25, 1923, to Fred Anderson and Frances Ruano in Manila, Philippines.

She attended the University of California, Berkeley, and worked in the banking industry. In her free time, she enjoyed reading, playing with her dog, Snoopy, going on cruises and puzzles.

Mrs. Hammond is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Kimberly and Ken Ward of Woodside; son and daughter-in-law, Britt and Sharon Hammond of El Dorado Hills; and grandsons Joseph Ward of New York, N.Y., and Russell Ward of Chicago, Ill. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles C. Hammond, in 2006.

Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of the Foothills, 2399 Nevada City Highway, Grass Valley, CA 95945.

Arrangements are under the direction of Chapel of the Angels Mortuary.

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