At the Charlotte County Hospital, on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018, Frances “Frankie” Araminta (Russell) Bainbridge, wife of Gerald “Jerry” Bainbridge of St. Stephen, NB. Born on Grand Manan Island, NB, she is the daughter of the late Ray and Dorothy (Lakeman) Russell. Surviving, in addition to her husband Jerry, are her children: daughter, Tabitha Bainbridge (Joel Aguinaga), granddaughter Tegan and grandson Mitchell, all of Upper Tantallon, NS; one son, John Bainbridge of Kitchener, ON; daughter, Michelle Bainbridge (Derek Bowen) and step-grandson Hayden, all of Nerepis, NB; three sisters, Mary Green (Stanley) and Joan Brown (Robert), all of Grand Manan, NB, and Sandra MacDonald of Hopewell Hill, NB; several nieces, nephews, who referred to her as “Danie”, and cousins. Frankie was predeceased by her brother-in-law, Wallace MacDonald, and her stepmother, Marie Russell. By Frankie’s request, cremation will take place and a private family tribute will be held at a later date on Grand Manan. The family would like to thank the staff of Lincourt Manor for the love and care they provided since it became her home in 2017. In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of the donor’s choice would be greatly appreciated by the family. Online condolences to the family or donations can be made at Arrangements have been entrusted to the care and direction of Humphreys’ Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street, St. Stephen, NB E3L 2B2 (506-466-3110).