December 2, 1962 ~ July 29, 2021

Born in: Bergen Co., NJ
Resided in: Biltmore Lake, NC

Dr. MaryBeth Frosco, 58, of Biltmore Lake, NC, passed away Thursday, July 29, 2021.

Dr. Frosco was born December 2, 1962 in New Jersey. She was a previous resident of Madison, Connecticut, and moved to Asheville in 2019. She received her undergraduate and PhD from the Cook College, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology at Rutgers University. She attended St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church in Candler.

Surviving is her husband, Michael John Robin Shannon; father, James Anthony Frosco; sister, Kathleen Gallo-Sauer; brother-in-law, Bruce Seibel; brother, James Brian Frosco (Robin); and beloved pets, Tuula and Bentley. She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Lou Frosco, and sister, Dawn Ellen Frosco Seibel.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated by the Rev. Fr. Dean Cesa on Tuesday, August 3, 2021, at 12:00 p.m., at St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church. The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service, at 11:00 a.m. in the church lobby.

Burial will follow at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Candler.


Visitation: August 3, 2021 11:00 am

St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church
768 Asbury Road
Candler, NC 28715


Funeral Mass: August 3, 2021 12:00 pm

St. Joan of Arc Catholic Church
768 Asbury Road
Candler, NC 28715


Burial: August 3, 2021 2:30 pm

Forest Lawn Memorial Park
1498 Sand Hill Road
Candler, NC 28715


Funeral Home Assisting The Family:

Groce Funeral Home - Patton Ave.
1401 Patton Ave.
Asheville, NC 28806


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  1. My dearest MaryBeth, my sweet…. you have been a shining light of love, faith, kindness, generosity and inspiration. You have left your imprint in your home and in all the world around us. You are truly everywhere. We all promise to look after Michael, your true love, and dad. I will miss you every moment of every day. I pray that you watch over us as you now continue in the hands of God and without pain. All my love to you my sweet. 💝🙏🦋


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