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Frances E. Stephen

January 21, 1924 January 2, 2019
Frances E. Stephen
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Frances E. Stephen, 94, of Pottsville, passed away on Wednesday afternoon at Providence Place, Pine Grove surrounded by her family.

Born in Pottsville, on January 21, 1924, she was a daughter of the late William Arnold and Abigail Louise (Reber) Huling.

She was a graduate of Pottsville High School and a member of St. Ambrose Church, Schuylkill Haven.

Frances was a member of Summitt Station Fire Company, Saint Clair Fire Company, and Seniors of Schuylkill Haven.

She especially enjoyed spending time with her family and attending high school reunions.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Anthony H. Stephen, on November 19, 1994; sisters: Grace Kull and Rita Weissmiller.

Frances is survived by a daughter, Terry C. Julian, wife of Samuel, of Schuylkill Haven; three sons: Don Lee Stephen, husband of Kathy, of Cressona; Anthony Stephen Jr., husband of Betsy, of Schuylkill Haven; and David F. Stephen, husband of Lisa, of FL; grandchildren: Tony, Nick, Greg, Don, Samuel Jr., Abby, Debbie, Monica, Melanie, and Stephanie; 5 great-grandchildren: Alana, AJ, Kyle, Chase, and Kevin; and 5 great great grandchildren; sisters: Jean Hanaway and Betty Styler; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be on Monday, January 7th at 11:00 a.m. at Lord-Bixler Funeral Home, Inc., 1818 Mahantongo St., Pottsville, with the Msgr. Zemanik officiating. A viewing will be held from 9:30 a.m. until time of service in the funeral home.

Interment will follow in Schuylkill Memorial Park, Schuylkill Haven.

The family wishes to extend a heartfelt Thank You to the staff at Providence Place and Compasses Hospice Care for the loving care that was shown to Frances.

The family request contributions in Frances' memory be sent to: St. Ambrose Church, 201 Randel St., Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972.

Lord-Bixler Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.

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