Frances M. Bresette

  • "Aunt Fran you were a true Southern Belle with a soft voice..."
    - Paul & Sandy Carter
  • " I will miss our Friday night dinners, lunches after..."
    - Vicki Dayan

Frances Mae Bresette

80, of Indianapolis, IN, passed away peacefully May 22, 2014. She was born August 11, 1933, in Montgomery County, TN, to the late George Ernest and Emma Mae (Watson) Welker.

Frances is survived by her husband of 61 years, Allen A. Bresette. She is also survived by her three daughters, Deborah Bresette, Pamela (Larry) Tevebaugh, and Vicki (John) Bryan; four grandsons, Allen Drago, Jared (Lindsey) Bryan, Jacob (Alexa) Bryan, Austin (Margaret) Drago; three great-grandchildren, Charlotte Gusey, Jace Bryan, Layla Thomas; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her three brothers William "Buck", J.W. and Tom Welker, and her two sisters Hazel Halliday and Mildred Huddleston.

Frances loved to travel and had plenty of opportunities being a proud Army wife. She was a homemaker and devoted grandmother. She worked as a tax preparer at Fiscal Tax for several years. She was an active member of Sunnyside Road Baptist Church in Indianapolis, IN for over 28 years.

Services will be on Tuesday, May 27 at 2 p.m. at Flanner and Buchanan-Washington Park East , 10722 E. Washington Street, with visitation from 11 a.m. until service time. Entombment will be in Washington Park East Cemetery.

Memorial contributions are suggested to either Hollis Adams Foundation, PO Box 20512, Indianapolis, IN 46220 / or to SonRise Camp Ministries, 6720 Ridgeview Rd. Anderson, IN 46013

A tribute to Frances' life may be viewed online at, where condolences may be shared with her family.

Funeral Home
Flanner and Buchanan - Washington Park East
10722 E. Washington Street Indianapolis, IN 46229
(317) 899-7115
Funeral Home Details
Published in the The Indianapolis Star on May 25, 2014
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