Frances C. Keysor, 93, formerly of 17674 Moulton-Fort Amanda Road, Wapakoneta, died Thursday, Jan. 12, 2012 at Auglaize Acres Nursing Home.
She was born March 9, 1918 in Plymouth, Mich. the daughter of Mary (Knuth) and Daniel Miller, who preceded her in death. She married J. Delmar Keysor, who is deceased.
Also surviving are a son, Ted Keysor. of Spencerville; six daughters, Betty (Keith) Ferrand, of St. Marys, Eileen (Wayne) Schultz, of Wapakoneta, Kathy (Arlen “Jake”) Fry, of St. Marys, Susan (Charles) Meier, of Wapakoneta, Becky (Matt) Maxson, of Wapakoneta, and Laura (Mark) Greenbaum, of St. Marys, 28 grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; a brother, Henry (Mary Catherine) Miller, of Wapakoneta, a sister Patricia Hull, of Wapakoneta; and a sister-in-law, Myrna Miller.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Holtzapple; two grandsons, Sam Link and John Keysor; eight brothers, Theodore Miller, Bill Miller, Vincent Miller, Eugene Miller, Desmond Miller, Gerald Miller, Daniel Miller, and Ronald Miller; and a sister, Mary Jacqueline Jones.
She was a homemaker and operated the family farm with her husband for many years.
She was a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Glynnwood.
Her favorite pastime was playing cards, especially the games of bridge and pinochle.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Glynwood, with the Rev. Oscar Seger officiating. Burial followed at St. Thomas Cemetery in Glynnwood.
Friends called from 1 to 6 p.m. Sunday at Miller Funeral Home, 1605 Celina Road (Ohio 703 West Chapel) in St. Marys.
Contributions may be directed to the church.
Condolences may be expressed at millerfuneralhomes.net.