Frances E. Wimer

Born: Mon., Aug. 29, 1921
Died: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017

Graveside Service

11:00 AM Thu., Aug. 10, 2017
Location: Westminster Cemetery

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            Frances E. Wimer, 95, of Carlisle, passed away Saturday, August 5, 2017 at the Thornwald Home, Carlisle. Frances was born August 29, 1921 in Swoope, VA to the late Warren D. and Mary Anne (McGuire) Miller. She was the widow of Charles R. Wimer.

            Frances was a member of the Carlisle United Methodist Church for 60 years and was a member of the United Methodist Women, many other committees, and was a Sunday school teacher. She was employed by M&Z Carpets, where she was a seamstress and Upholsterer. Frances also attended Seniors Without Partners at the Barnitz United Methodist Church, the Red Hat Club, and loved sewing and mending for others.

            Surviving are her children, Robert Wimer of Fargo, ND, Marianna McCauley of Bethalto, IL, Dwight and Glenn Wimer of Carlisle; 9 Grandchildren; 19 Great Grandchildren. Also surviving are two brothers, Warren Miller of Williamsburg, VA and David Miller of South Boston, VA. She was preceded in death by siblings, Arlene (Tootie) Fyock, Herman Miller, and Marion (Ted) Miller.

            Graveside Services will be held Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 11:00 AM in Westminster Memorial Gardens, Carlisle, with Rev. Mira Hewlett officiating.

            Memorial Contributions may be made to the Ronald McDonald House, 745 W. Governor Rd, Hershey, PA 17033. Arrangements are being handled by Hollinger Funeral Home and Crematory, 501 N. Baltimore Ave., Mt. Holly Springs, PA 17065.

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Tom/Lisa Easterly
   Posted Mon August 07, 2017
Lisa and I send our condolences and prayers to the family and friends of Ms. Frances Wimer. I only met her a couple of times but she left a warm and lasting impression.

Tom/Lisa Easterly
May God bless You

George & Velda Martin
   Posted Mon August 07, 2017
Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this extremely difficult time. Frances will live on in our hearts.

With loving memories,
George & Velda Martin

Pat Kronk
   Posted Mon August 07, 2017
The Family of the (Late) William Kronk JR. send Prayers and our Deepest Sympathy In the loss of your Loved One. May the love of God surround you during this time of sorrow. May you know His Compassion, Grace and Love. May the memories that mean the most to you live forever in your heart.

Pat Kronk

Darlene Stringfellow Sheaffer
   Posted Tue August 08, 2017
I have known Frances most of my life. She was a Sunday School teacher at First church for many years and when I became Judge of Election for Dickinson Twp., she was a member of my board. She will be truly missed. Prayers go out to her children and grand children from me. Rest In Peace, Frances.

sally franciscus runciman
   Posted Tue August 08, 2017
Just to say that I am sorry to hear about your Mother's passing Bobby and thinking about you and all of the family. It is hard to lose a love one.

Kaylene Motschenbacher
   Posted Tue August 08, 2017
Sorry for your loss Bob & Trudy ...I'm sending a hug until I see you both prayers are with you both at this sad time...but we have to remember the good had with mom for all those great 95 years....Blessings to you both & all your families... Kaylene Motschenbacher

Susan Fyock
   Posted Wed August 09, 2017
My thoughts and prayers are with all of you! Love to you...wish I could be there. I will be thinking of you all. She and Mom were always so cute together.
Love, Susan

Neil & June Sanders
   Posted Thu August 10, 2017
Looking back over the many years we have known Frances, we know how much you have loved her and are suffering her departure from this world and
into the loving care of Jesus.

In His Love, Neil & June

Tom and Wendy Oiler
   Posted Fri August 18, 2017
Our thoughts and prayers go out to all the Wimer family in the loss of your beloved Mother and Grandmother. We will always remember Frances as a kind and compassionate woman, a hard worker, and an excellent seamstress and upholsterer. May God comfort you and give you His peace at this difficult time.

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