ROHLEDER, FRANCES RUTH (OSBORN), 69, found peace on November 28, 2012.
She was a retired owner of Rohleder's Hardware, a former employee of HCI, and Gray Construction, and a member of Holy Spirit Catholic Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Noel Osborn and Mary Hallie (Clark) Osborn; nine infant siblings, including Gerrard Osborn.
She is survived by her children, Laura Hack, Kenny Rohleder (Dora), Kathy Fautz (Michael), and Dr. Melissa Currie (Alan); grandchildren, Kathryn Schlernitzauer (Daniel), Lisa and Samuel Hack, Garrett and Harrison Rohleder, Jake Holman, Madelyn, Emily and Natalie Fautz, and Olivia, Sophia and Benjamin Currie; "Toopie's" former husband of 32 years, Norman "Tubby" Rohleder; brothers, John, Bobby and Ben Osborn; and sisters, Marian Biven and Anne Fay Luckett.
Her Holy Mass will be celebrated 12 p.m. Saturday at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 3345 Lexington Road followed by burial in St. Francis Cemetery, St. Francis, KY. Visitation will be 12 - 8 p.m. Friday with a vigil service at 8 p.m. at Owen Funeral Home, 5317 Dixie Highway, and visitation at her church, 3345 Lexington Road from 11 a.m. - 12 p.m. Saturday.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Louisville Zoo.
Published in The Courier-Journal on Nov. 30, 2012