Frances Elizabeth Maciel of Vineyard Haven, known to her loved ones as Fran, died on May 25 at the Windemere Nursing Home in Oak Bluffs. She was 89.

She was the wife of the late William F. Maciel.

Fran is survived by her brother Richard Curtin and her four children: Corinne Medeiros, Karen Lobdell, Stephen Hopp and Kristine Hopp. She is also survived by her grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held on a date to be announced. A complete obituary will be published in a future edition of the Gazette.

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