Keefer, Frances

Written by David Green.

Frances Keefer, 99, of rural Fayette,  Ohio, died Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010, at her home.

She was born Oct. 6, 1910, in Fayette, to the late George and Catherine (Kelly) Phillips. She married Everett Keefer and he preceded her in death in 1967.

Frances graduated from Gorham Fayette High School in 1928. She was a life-long resident of the Fayette area and was a member of the Fayette Christian Church.

Surviving Frances are her daughter, Mary Pollock of Fayette, and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three sons, Donald, Brent, and Earl; one brother; and several sisters.

A graveside funeral service is planned at 1 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3, at Pleasant View Union Cemetery in Fayette, with Rev. Gene Sugg officiating. Arrangements were made by Eagle Funeral Home-Barrett Chapel in Fayette.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Community Health Professionals Hospice in Archbold.

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