Frances W. Barnett

  • Born: July 7, 1926
  • Died: September 6, 2016
  • Location: Westbrook, Connecticut

Robinson, Wright & Weymer

34 Main St
Centerbrook, CT 06409
Tel. (860) 767-8000

Tribute & Message From The Family

Frances (Wernicke) Barnett, 90, longtime resident of Westbrook, died at her home on September 6, 2016 after a long illness. Beloved wife of the late Frank C. Barnett who passed away in 2006. Frances was born in Chester and raised in Westbrook, daughter of the late Steven & Sophie (Rudewicz) Wernicke. She graduated from Morgan High School in Clinton and went on to work at SNET for 33 years retiring as a supervisor, Frances was a faithful parishioner of St. Mark's Church in Westbrook and will be remembered as a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She is survived by her children; Janis A. Booth of Quaker Hill, CT, Deborah J. Murphy of Westbrook and Gregory P. Barnett of Lilburn, GA. Frances is also survived by 7 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Funeral services were held at Robinson, Wright & Weymer Funeral Home on Friday, September 9th and interment followed at Resurrection Cemetery in Westbrook. To share a memory of Frances please visit


Condolence & Memory Journal

I always enjoyed visiting my Great Aunt Frances, Uncle Frank and Great Grandma when I was young. Always good memories. I always wish there was more time for all of us.

Posted by Timothy Wernicke 2 - RIDGEVILLE, SC - Family   September 15, 2016

Frances and Frank Barnett my aunt and uncle were beloved by me. They were steadfast workers and anchors for our family. In God's loving memory awaiting the resurrection. I miss them both.

Posted by Tim Wernicke - summerville, SC - Family   September 15, 2016

My Condolences to my cousins, My heart is with you all. Love you.

Posted by Tom Wernicke - North Port, FL - Family   September 10, 2016

May care and love of those around you provide comfort and peace to get you through the days ahead. We extend our deepest sympathies to you and your family. May the soul of your mother be at peace with our Heavenly Father. Our condolences.
Lorraine McLain-Allen
The McLain's and The Allen family

Posted by Lorraine Allen - East Hampton, CT - Family Friend   September 08, 2016