Frances C. Stoffel, 96, of Mackey passed Friday, Nov. 10, at her son's home in Ferdinand. She was born Aug. 27, 1921, in Mackey to Frederick William Benjamin and Frieda Augusta (Scholz) Meier. She was preceded in death by her parents and husband Norman in 2004.
Frances was a member of St. Johns Church in Buckskin and the Women Guild. Frances graduated from Deaconess School of Nursing in 1944 as a Register Nurse. She spent 25 years of her nursing career in the development and education of young nurses, and spent over 20 years as School Nurse for East Gibson School Corporation. Also, she was member of Deaconess Nurses Alumni Association, East Gibson Retired Teacher Association, Gibson County Retired Teacher Association and Barton Homemakers Extension Club.
She is survived by sons and daughter-in-law Steve & Brenda Stoffel, Ferdinand, IN., Gary & Katie Stoffel, Greensburg, IN, Larry & Brenda Stoffel, Mackey, IN; grandchildren Jason Stoffel of Ferdinand, Ashley Stoffel, Chicago, Pamela (Matthew) Kuntz of Peoria, IL, Cindy Stoffel of Chicago, Julie (Seth) Branaman of Brownstown, IN, Christopher(Amanda) Stoffel of Mackey, IN and Jessica (Nick) DiCenzo of Brownstown, IN; great-grandchildren Griffin and Greyson Kuntz, Easton, Dawson, Corbin Branaman, Kinley, Laynie, Mabrie Stoffel and Jameson DiCenzo.
Funeral Services will be Tuesday Nov. 14, 10:00 a.m., St. Johns Church in Buckskin. Burial in St. John's Cemetery. Rev. Matt Malin will be officiating. Visitation will be from 3-8 p.m. Monday at Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel and from 9 a.m. until services on Tuesday at the church.
Special thoughts and condolences may be sent online to the family at www.lambbasham.com. Memorial contribution may be given to St. Johns Cemetery fund. Envelopes available at the funeral home.
Published on November 13, 2017