Frances Osborne

XENIA — Frances C. Osborne, 93, of Xenia, passed away Tuesday, March 18, 2014, at Greenewood Manor. She was born October 3, 1920, in Spring Valley, Ohio, the daughter of Howard and Anna Friarmood McClure. She was a former employee with Wickline's Florist. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Warren (Jodi) Osborne, of London, a granddaughter, Brenda Osborne, Dayton, two sisters, Evelyn Wagner and Thelma Johnson, by several nieces and nephews, and by many close friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, James J. Osborne, in 1945, a daughter-in-law, Corinne "Corkey" Osborne, in 2006, by two sisters, Mary Ellen Early and Geneva Coe, and by two brothers, Everett McClure and Ivan McClure. Frances will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her. Services will be held at 10am, Friday, March 21, at Neeld Funeral Home, 1276 N. Detroit St., Xenia, with Pastor Jerry Poff officiating. Visitation will be held from 6-8pm Thursday, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Spring Valley Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Alzheimers's Association, 31 W. Whipp Rd., Dayton, OH, 45459, or to the Chester Township Volunteer Fire Department, 51 Mound Rd., Wilmington, OH, 45177, in her memory. Condolences may be made to the family at

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Neeld Funeral Home
1276 North Detroit Street Xenia, OH 45385
Published in Xenia Daily Gazette from Mar. 19 to Mar. 20, 2014