Frances E. (Sitterly) Osborn, 76, of Monroeville, Ohio, died Wednesday, May 29, 2013 in her home.
She was born January 15, 1937 in Norwalk, Ohio to the late Clarence J. and Bernice A. (Wechter) Sitterly and was a lifelong area resident.
Frances retired from Norwalk Furniture in 1999 with 34 years of service and was the former owner of J & S. Ceramics and the Craft Connection, both of Monroeville, Ohio.
She enjoyed playing bingo, gardening, baking, fishing, and spending time with her family and special friends, Sue Hopkins of Bellevue, Ohio and the late Stella Claus.
Frances is survived by her children, Michael Stephen and Lori Kleinowski of Duluth, Georgia, Larry A. Osborn and Jan Ross of Monroeville, Ohio, Terry L. Osborn of Sandusky, Ohio, Cynthia L. Osborn and Eric Clause of Monroeville, Ohio, Virgil L. Osborn of Monroeville, Ohio and Kimberly A. and Thomas Meesig of Monroeville, Ohio, by her grandchildren, Brittany, Steffany, Carly, Derrick, Melissa, Crystal, Trisha, Logan, and Alan, and by her great grandchildren, Austin and Stella.
She is also survived by her siblings, Ruth and Frank Fox of Sandusky, Ohio, Helen and Larry McGuckin of Collins, Ohio, Donna Myers, and the late Donald Myers, of California, Robert and Mary Sitterly of Monroeville, Ohio, Mary and Jake Hinkle of Norwalk, Ohio, Sharon Sitterly Valeriane of Russell, Texas, James and Joan Sitterly of Norwalk, Ohio, Michael and Jill Sitterly of Monroeville, Ohio, Dennis and Martha Sitterly of Norwalk, Ohio, Marie and Rodney Chandler of Wakeman, Ohio, Donald and Rebecca Sitterly of Norwalk, Ohio, Thomas and LouAnne Sitterly of Monroeville, Ohio and Eugene and Mary Sitterly of Norwalk, Ohio, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends may call on Sunday, June 2, 2013 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. in Walker Funeral Home, 98 West Main Street, Norwalk, Ohio. Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Monday, June 3, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Paul Catholic Church, 91 East Main Street, Norwalk, Ohio. Rev. Kenneth Morman will officiate. Interment will be in St. Paul Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice Service, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, Ohio 44870. Online condolences may be made by going to www.edwalkerfuneralhome.com.