March 17, 1945 - September 15, 2017
Born in Gary, IN
Resided in LaGrange, Indiana
Mrs. Kiefer was born on March 17, 1945 in Gary, IN to Martin J. and Wilma J. (Harper) Sullivan.
Living for many years in LaGrange County, she worked for Sweets and Such, Norm’s Floral and at CVS all in LaGrange. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in LaGrange where she was active and helped with serving communion.
Frances was strong woman who fought very hard throughout her life and was a multiple cancer survivor. She was a crafty person doing florals, cross stitching, sewing and knitting; and she had a way with plants and definitely had a green thumb.
On January 8, 1971 in St. John’s, IN she married Anthony Kiefer; he preceded her in death on April 2, 2011.
Surviving is a daughter, Stacie L. Scott-KP of LaGrange; a son, James J. Krestan of LaGrange; two granddaughters, Ronnee Krestan and Kara (Jeremy) Manago; and a great-grandson, Izayah Michael Scott; and a sister and brother-in-law, Terry and Jerry Schutz of Bartersville, IN.
Along with her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Patsy Morris; and a brother, Mark Sullivan.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at 10:30 am at St. Gaspar Cemetery in Rome City, IN. Father J. Steele will officiate the graveside.
Visitation will take place on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 from 4-7 pm at Frurip-May Funeral Home, 309 W. Michigan St., LaGrange, IN. A rosary will be held at 7 pm at the funeral home.
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LaGrange, IN US 46761
Rome City, IN United States 46784